The Maritime Codes of Spain and Portugal by Francis William Spain

The Maritime Codes of Spain and Portugal

byFrancis William Spain

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1896 edition. Excerpt: ...of the master. See Arts. 587, 588, and 837 ante. 842. There is a special lien on property salved from a wreck for the payment of salvage, and its claim must be satisfied by the owners of the goods before they are delivered to them, and in priority to any other charge on them if they are sold (see Art. 952). B. 3 (6), H. 313 (1), 566, G. 753, I.M.M.C. 133, P. 689, Sc. 229. 843. If several vessels are sailing on a joint undertaking (en conserva), and one of them is wrecked, the cargo that is salved will be divided amongst the rest in proportion to what each can take. If any of the captains refuse without just cause to receive his share, the captain who has been wrecked will enter a protest against him before two maritime officials for all losses or injuries which may ensue, and extend the protest within twenty-four hours of his arrival at his first port, and include it in the proceedings which he must institute in accordance with the rules laid down in Art. 612. If it is not possible to tranship all the wrecked cargo on to the other vessels, things of greatest value and least bulk, as pointed out by the captain in agreement with the officers of his vessel, will have priority in salvage. 844. A captain who has collected goods salved from a wreck will prosecute his voyage to his port of destination, and on his arrival will place them, under Judicial control, at the disposal of their lawful owners. If the goods can be discharged in the port to which they are consigned by a deviation from the voyage, the captain may put in to that port, if the shippers and supercargoes who are present and the officers and passengers on board the ship consent; but he cannot justify so doing, even with such consent, in war time, or when the port is difficult or...

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Title:The Maritime Codes of Spain and PortugalFormat:PaperbackDimensions:70 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.15 inPublished:October 12, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217598242

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