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Quarterman, Halifax Dockyard - Halifax - British


A Royal Navy dockyard officer, acting as a 'leader', or foreman, of a gang of workers. In 1696 the Navy Board directed the employment of one Quarterman for every twenty shipwrights and caulkers.


 

Date fromDate toHolderSource
1761/06/011761/10/31
Josiah MartinBritish
Dockyard Staff
Service 1761
ADM 42
1761/06/011761/10/31
Sherebiah SwiftBritish
Dockyard Staff
Service 1761
ADM 42

Other Quarterman locations

Chatham Dockyard, Deptford Dockyard, Plymouth Dockyard, Portsmouth Dockyard, Sheerness Dockyard, Woolwich Dockyard,