Resident Commissioner Kingston Ontario

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Office of the Resident Commissioner, Kingston, Ontario
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Navy Board Flag
Navy Office
Member ofNavy Board
Reports toComptroller of the Navy
AppointerBoard of Admiralty
Term lengthNot fixed (typically 1–3 years)
Formation1783–1832

The Resident Commissioner, Kingston Ontario or formally Resident Commissioner of the Navy at Kingston Ontario was a senior Navy Board appointment. The office holder was responsible for superintending Kingston Naval Dockyard that was part of the North America Station. The office existed from 1782 to 1832.

Office Holders

  1. 1812–1815, Captain Richard O'Conor.[1]
  2. 1815–1817, Captain Sir Robert Hall, (also commissioner at Quebec Naval Shipyard at Île aux Noix).[2]
  3. 1818–1832, Captain Robert Barrie., (also commissioner at Quebec Naval Shipyard at Île aux Noix).[3]

Footnotes

  1. Malcomson, Thomas (2016). Order and Disorder in the British Navy, 1793-1815: Control, Resistance, Flogging and Hanging. Woodbridge, United Kingdom.: Boydell & Brewer. p. 59. ISBN 9781783271191.
  2. Spurr, John. W. (1983). "Biography – HALL, Sir ROBERT – Volume V (1801-1820) – Dictionary of Canadian Biography". www.biographi.ca. University of Toronto/Université Laval. Retrieved 31 October 2019.
  3. Gwyn, Julian (2011). Frigates and Foremasts: The North American Squadron in Nova Scotia Waters 1745-1815. Vancouver, Canada.: UBC Press. p. 47. ISBN 9780774840187.

Bibliography

  1. Gwyn, Julian (2011). Frigates and Foremasts: The North American Squadron in Nova Scotia Waters 1745-1815. Vancouver, Canada.: UBC Press. ISBN 9780774840187.
  2. Malcomson, Thomas (2016). Order and Disorder in the British Navy, 1793-1815: Control, Resistance, Flogging and Hanging. Woodbridge, United Kingdom.: Boydell & Brewer. ISBN 9781783271191.
  3. Spurr, John. W. (1983). "Biography – HALL, Sir ROBERT – Volume V (1801-1820) – Dictionary of Canadian Biography". www.biographi.ca. University of Toronto/Université Laval. Retrieved 31 October 2019.