Porter 1676-1870

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Institute of Historical Research

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J.C. Sainty

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1975

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72

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'Porter 1676-1870', Office-Holders in Modern Britain: Volume 4: Admiralty Officials 1660-1870 (1975), pp. 72. URL: http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=16680 Date accessed: 01 September 2014.


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Porter 1676-1870

A Porter with a salary of £20 was attached to the Admiralty between 1676 and 1678 and between 1686 and 1689. (fn. 1) Provision was made for a Porter with a salary of £30 in the establishment of 1694. (fn. 2) The salary was raised to £50 in 1800. (fn. 3) In 1832 the remuneration was fixed at 10s 3d a day. A salary of £160 was substituted in 1840. (fn. 4)

LIST OF APPOINTMENTS
1676 Harris, J.
1686 Barsley, E.
1688 Gaspy, J.
By 1694 Hartwell, M.
1694-5 Baker, J.
1698 20 Sept. Thompson, W.
1714 17 Sept. Elliston, R.
1731 30 April Elliston, G.
1732 3 April Elliston, R. (fn. 5)
1732 5 July Mears, J.
1756 5 June Collett, J.
1763 30 Sept. Cooke, W.
1768 21 April Hutchinson, R.
1786 23 Dec. Housen, G.
1804 2 May Morris, J.
1806 2 May Newbegin, J.
1817 4 Nov. Fetter, G. P.
1820 1 April Nutland, J.
1837 3 Feb. Cox, H.
1846 11 June Guy, J.
1862 2 April Carter, T.

Footnotes

1 AO 1/1715/120; AO 1/1717/127; AO 1/1719/132.
2 SPB, ii ff. 50-1.
3 Order in council 15 Jan. 1800 (HC 138 p. 4 (1816) xiii, 172).
4 Order in council 10 Nov. 1840 (PC 2/222 pp. 543-6).
5 Reappointed.