Vice-Admiralty Court of the Cape of Good Hope

Label Cape Vice-Admiralty Courtzxx
Definition Established on 6 Jan 1797, dissolved 1802/03 (due to Treaty of Amiens 27 Mar 1802), reconstituted 1806, abolished Jul 1891 (Colonial Courts of Admiralty Act 1890) judges: John Holland 1798-1802 Henry Winchombe Hartley 1807-1811 George Kekewich 1811-1827 John Wylde 1828-1855 Sydney Smith Bell 1856-1858 & 1864 (acting) William Hodges 1858-1863 & 1865-1871 Johan Hendrik de Villiers 1872-? place: Chamber of Commerce, Castle of Good Hope, Cape Town ordinary maritime/instance jurisdiction (maritime law) and extra-ordinary prize jurisdiction (iure belli) 1828 Charter of Justice: reorganisation of the court system. The Chief Justice of the Cape Supreme Court ex officio also became the judge of the Vice-Admiralty Court. further officials: John Harrison (registrator, Jan 1797-?), George Rex (marshal, 1797-1802), BG Rouviere (deputy registrator, actuary & examiner, Nov 1800-?), Thomas Wittenoom (king's proctor, deputy registrar & practitioner, Feb 1798-?)en
KOS prizepapers_actor Prize Papers: Person
Anfang 1797-01-06
Ende 1891-07
publisher Carl von Ossietzky Universit├Ąt Oldenburg
created 2021-03-10
issued 2021-03-10
modified 2021-03-16

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