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Merchant Shipping Repeal Act 1854

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Scheduleto which this Act refersActs and Parts of Acts to be repealed

Reference to Act.Title of Act.Extent of Repeal.

8 Eliz. Cap. 13.An Act touching Sea Marks and Mariners.The whole Act, except Section 5.

12 Anne, Stat. 2. Cap. 18.An Act for the preserving all such Ships and Goods thereof which shall happen to be forced on shore or stranded on the Coasts of this Kingdom or on any other of Her Majesty's Dominions.So much as is not already repealed.

4 Geo. 1. Cap. 12.An Act for enforcing and making perpetual an Act of the Twelfth Year of Her late Majesty, intituled "An Act for the preserving all " such Ships and Goods thereof which shall " happen to be forced on shore or stranded " upon the Coasts of this Kingdom or any " other of Her Majesty's Dominions ;" and for inflicting the Punishment of Death on such as shall wilfully burn or destroy Ships.So much as is not already repealed.

7 Geo. 2. Cap. 15.An Act to settle how far Owners of Ships shall be answerable for the Acts of the Masters or Mariners.The whole Act.

20 Geo. 2. Cap. 38.An Act for the Relief and Support of maimed disabled Seamen, and the Widows and Children of such as shall be killed, slain, or drowned in the Merchant Service.So much as is not already repealed.

26 Geo. 2. Cap. 19.An Act for enforcing the Laws against Persons who shall steal or detain shipwrecked Goods, and for the Relief of Persons suffering Losses thereby.So much as is not already repealed.

26 Geo. 3. Cap. 86.An Act to explain and amend an Act made in the Seventh Year of His late Majesty's Reign, intituled " An Act to settle how far Owners of Ships shall be answerable for the Acts " of the Masters or Mariners ;" and forgiving a further Relief to the Owners of Ships.The whole Act.

26 Geo. 3. Cap. 101.An Act for erecting certain Lighthouses in the Northern Parts of Great Britain.The whole Act.

28 Geo. 3. Cap. 25.An Act to render more effectual an Act passed in the Twenty-sixth Year of His present Majesty's Reign, intituled " An Act for erecting " certain Lighthouses in the Northern Parts " of Great Britain."The whole Act.

29 Geo. 3. Cap. 52.An Act to give further Powers to the Commissioners for erecting certain Lighthouses in the Northern Parts of Great Britain.The whole Act.

38 Geo. 3. Cap. 57. (Local and Personal.)An Act for incorporating the Commissioners appointed for erecting certain Lighthouses in the Northern Parts of Great Britain.The whole Act.

46 Geo. 3. Cap. 106.An Act to provide for the better Execution of the several Acts relating to the Revenues, Matters, and Things under the Management of the Commissioners of Customs and Port Duties, and of the Commissioners of Inland Excise and Taxes in Ireland.Sections 75 and 76.

46 Geo. 3. Cap. 132.An Act for erecting a Lighthouse on the Bell or Cape Rock on the Eastern Coast of Scotland, and for enabling the Commissioners of the Treasury to advance a certain Sum of Money out of the Consolidated Fund of Great Britain towards that Purpose.The whole Act.

48 Geo. 3. Cap. 130.An Act for preventing the various Frauds and Depredations committed on Merchants, Shipowners, and Underwriters, by Boatmen and others, within the Jurisdiction of the Cinque Ports, and also for remedying certain Defects relative to the Adjustment of Salvage under a Statute made in the Twelfth Year of the Reign of Her late Majesty Queen Anne.The whole Act.

50 Geo. 3. Cap. 95.An Act to enable the Corporation for preserving and improving the Port of Dublin to erect, repair, and maintain Lighthouses round the Coast of Ireland, and to raise a Fund for defraying the Charge thereof.The whole Act.

51 Geo. 3. Cap. 66.An Act to amend and render more effectual several Acts for promoting the Trade of Dublin, by rendering its Port and Harbour more commodious, and for erecting, repairing, and maintaining Lighthouses round the Coast of Ireland, and to raise a Fund for defraying the Charge thereof.The whole Act, so far as relates to Lighthouses and Light Dues.

52 Geo. 3. Cap. 115.An Act to make more effectual Provision for enabling the Corporation for preserving and improving the Port of Dublin to erect, repair, and maintain Lighthouses and Lights round the Coasts of Ireland, and to raise a Fund for defraying the Charge thereof.The whole Act.

53 Geo. 3. Cap. 159.An Act to limit the Responsibility of Ship Owners in certain Cases.The whole Act.

54 Geo. 3. Cap. 136.An Act for enabling the Commissioners of the Northern Lighthouses to purchase the Island and Light of May at the Entrance of the Frith of Forth, for enabling the Commissioners of the Treasury to advance .a certain Sum of Money towards that Purpose, and for amending several Acts in regard to the Northern Lighthouses.The whole Act.

55 Geo. 3. Cap.lxvii. (Local and Personal.)An Act for enabling the Commissioners of the Northern Lighthouses to erect Lighthouses on the Isles of Man and Calf of Man.The whole Act.

59 Geo. 3. Cap. 12.An Act to amend the Laws for the Relief of the Poor.Section 32.

1 & 2 Geo. 4. Cap. 76.An Act to continue and amend certain Acts for preventing the various Frauds and Depredations committed on Merchants, Shipowners, and Underwriters, by Boatmen and others, within the Jurisdiction of the Cinque Ports, and also for remedying certain Defects relative to the Adjustment of Salvage under a Statute made in the Twelfth Year of the Reign of Her late Majesty Queen Anne.The whole Act, except Sections 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 15, 16, and 18.

4 Geo. 4. Cap. 88.An Act for regulating Vessels carrying Passengers between Great Britain and Ireland.The whole Act.

6 Geo. 4. Cap. 125.An Act for the Amendment of the Law respecting Pilots and Pilotage, and also for the better preservation of Floating Lights, Buoys, and Beacons.The whole Act.

9 Geo. 4. Cap. 86.An Act to amend an Act for the Amendment of the Law respecting Pilots and Pilotage, and also for the better Preservation of Floating Lights, Buoys, and Beacons.The whole Act.

11 Geo. 4. Cap. 20.An Act to amend and consolidate the Laws relating to the Pay of the Royal Navy.Section 82.

4 & 5 Wm. 4. Cap. 52.An Act to amend an Act of the Twentieth Year of His Majesty King George the Second, for the Relief and Support of sick, maimed, and disabled Seamen, and the Widows and Children of such as shall be killed, slain, or drowned in the Merchant Service, and for other Purposes.So much as is not already repealed.

5 & 6 Wm. 4. Cap. 19.An Act to amend and consolidate the Laws relating to the Merchant Seamen of the United Kingdom, and for forming and maintaining a Register of all the Men engaged in that Service.So much as is not already repealed.

6 & 7 Wm. 4. Cap. 79.An Act for vesting Lighthouses, Lights, and Sea Marks on the Coasts of England in the Corporation of Trinity House of Deptford Strond ; and for making Provisions respecting Lighthouses, Lights, Buoys, and Beacons, and Sea Marks, and the Tolls and Duties payable in respect thereof.The whole Act.

1 & 2 Vict. Cap. 66.An Act for maintaining a Lighthouse at Gibraltar, and respecting Lighthouses not within the United Kingdom.The whole Act.

3 & 4 Vict. Cap, 68.An Act to enable Her Majesty in Council to authorize Ships and Vessels belonging to Countries having Treaties of Reciprocity with the United Kingdom to be piloted, in certain Cases, without having a licensed Pilot on board; and also to regulate the Mode in which Pilot Boats shall be painted and distinguished.The whole Act.

7 & 8 Vict. Cap. 112.An Act to amend and consolidate the Laws relating to Merchant Seamen ; and for keeping a Register of Seamen.The whole Act.

8 & 9 Vict. Cap. 86.An Act for the General Regulation of the Customs.Sections 45. 51. 53. and 140.

8 & 9 Vict. Cap. 87.An Act for the Prevention of SmugglingSection 10.

8 & 9 Vict. Cap. 89.An Act for the registering of British VesselsThe whole Act.

8&9Vict. Cap. 116.An Act for the Protection of Seamen entering on board Merchant Ships.The whole Act.

9 & 10 Vict. Cap. 99.An Act for consolidating and amending the Laws relating to Wreck and Salvage.The whole Act.

12 & 13 Vict. Cap. 29.An Act to amend the Laws in force for the Encouragement of British Shipping and Navigation.The whole Act.

12 &13 Vict. Cap. 88.An Act to amend the Laws relating to Pilotage.The whole Act.

13 & 14 Vict. Cap. 93.An Act for improving the Condition of Masters, Mates, and Seamen, and maintaining Discipline in the Merchant Service.The whole Act.

13 & 14 Vict. Cap. 95.An Act to amend the Laws relating to the Customs.Section 14.

14 & 15 Vict. Cap. 35.An Act to extend the Benefits of pertain Provisions of the General Merchant Seamen's Act relating to Apprentices bound to the Sea Service to Apprentices bound to the Sea Service by Boards of Guardians of the Poor in Ireland, and to enable such Guardians to place out Boys in the Naval Service.The whole Act, except Section 10.

14 & 15 Vict. Cap. 79.An Act to consolidate and amend the Laws relating to the Regulation of Steam Navigation, and to the Boats and Lights to be carried by sea-going Vessels.The whole Act.

14 & 15 Vict. Cap. 96.An Act to amend the Mercantile Marine Act, 1850.The whole Act.

14 & 15 Vict. Cap. 102.An Act to amend the Acts relating to the Merchant Seamen's Fund, and to provide for winding up the said Fund, and for the better Management thereof in the meantime.Sections 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36, 37, 38, and 61.

16 & 17 Vict. Cap. 129An Act further to amend the Law relating to Pilotage.The whole Act, except Sections 3, 4, 5, 8, 10, 11, 12, 13, and so much of Section 9 as relates to the Recovery of Pilotage Rates by Cinque Ports Pilots licensed before the Act came into operation.
16 & 17 Vict, Cap. 131.An Act to amend various Laws relating to Merchant Shipping.The whole Act except Sections 12, 13, 24, 28, and 29.

17 & 18 Vict. Cap. 5.An Act to admit Foreign Ships to the Coasting. Trade.Section 4.

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