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prize money in the royal navy

Prize money - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Contents. 1 Royal Navy prize money. 1.1 History; 1.2 Distribution; 1.3 Examples. 2 References. 2.1 Sources. 3 External links .

Pay and Prize Money - Broadside
The Act was altered in 1808 changing the distribution of prize money. . PAY, ETC.' (slightly abbreviated from Steel's list of the Royal Navy for Nov. 1814.) .

An Introduction to Pay and Prize Money in Aubrey's Royal Navy ...
Apr 11, 2010 . The pay is contemptible for a learned man - five pounds a month - and I am ashamed to mention it; but there is the chance of prize-money.

Prize Money and Naval Salvage 1914-18
In World War 1, Royal Navy warships still received Prize Bounty Money for the sinking or capture of . Royal Navy Ships receiving Naval Salvage & Prize Money .

BBC - History - British History in depth: The Royal Navy and the ...
Feb 17, 2011 . The Royal Navy was little different to any large organisation today, with . The prospect of prize money paid to naval officers and men for .

Prize Money and Pensions in the Royal Navy of Nelson's time
Sep 14, 2011 . Prize money and Pensions. References: Naval Chronicle. A few more random pieces of information concerning the finances in the Royal Navy .

The British Navy Rules: Monitoring and Incompatible Incentives in ...
Thus, in conjuction with the system of prizes the British Navy used the Articles of War, battle . The most distracting temptation was prize money from merchant .

Prize Money - Great War Forum
Prize money is a reward paid to a ships crew for the capture or sinking of an enemy ship. The Royal Navy formed a “Naval Prize Fund” during .

Late 18th, 19th and early 20th Century Naval and Naval Social ...
Index to some 5000 Royal Naval vessels from about 1793 - 1900, incorporating . Prize Money - Proceeds from the Sale of Slave Ships, Slave Bounty Etc. Prize .

British Naval Supremacy: Some Factors Newly Considered.
However such measures did little to reduce the lust for prize money among many British naval officers. Despite French the use of privateers against British .

Royal Navy bonus culture in action : Previous items of the month ...
It illustrates the workings of the administration of the Royal Navy, and how the prize money system was managed during this period. In many ways it is an early .

Written by Malcolm Tatum