The Judges of the High Court of Admiralty

By William Senior, published November 1927

Abstract

This article sets out the names and some biographical notes for the 43 Judges of the High Court of Admiralty from 1483 to its incorporation into the High Court of Justice in 1875. The High Court of Admiralty dealt with maritime issues, such as prize and piracy. Many of these judges are not mentioned in the Dictionary of National Biography, and the author hoped that this chronological compilation would be useful to both legal and maritime historians.

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Filed under: High Middle Ages | Other (Early Modern) | Other (Nineteenth C) | Other (Eighteenth C) | Internal Waterways | Other (location)
Subjects include: Administration | Biography | Miscellaneous

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