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Royal Marine Printers and Assistant Printers

1908 05 12
Position of Assistant Printer Introduced at Offices of Commanders-in-Chief
And whereas by Order in Council of Her late Majesty bearing date the twenty-sixth day of February, one thousand eight hundred and ninety-seven, sanction was given to the payment of an allowance at the rate of sixteen pounds a year to the marine or other person employed as printer in the Offices of Commanders-in-Chief ;

And whereas it appears to us desirable in the interests of Your Majesty's Naval Service that an allowance at a lower rate should be payable to the persons whom it may be necessary to employ in assisting these printers;

We beg leave humbly to recommend that Your Majesty may be graciously pleased by Your Order in Council to sanction the payment at our discretion of an allowance at the rate of twelve pounds a year to one or more assistant printers (seamen or marines) employed in the Office of any Commander-in-Chief in which such assistance may be found necessary, to take effect as from the first January, one thousand nine hundred and eight.


1910 06 07
Allowances for Flag Officers Printers
At the Court at Saint Jamesís the 31st May, 1910.

Present, The King's Most Excellent Majesty in Council.

Whereas there was this day read at the Board â Memorial from the Right Honourable the Lords Commissioners of the Admiralty, dated the 21st May, 1910, in the words following, viz.:-

Whereas by section three of the Naval and Marine Pay and Pensions Acts 1865, etc.

And whereas by Orders in Council of 26th Februarys 1897, and 5th May, 1908, sanction was given to the payment of allowances at the rate of sixteen pounds and twelve pounds per annum respectively to persons employed is Printers and Assistant Printers in the offices of Commanders-in-Chief in Your Majesty's Fleet:.

And whereas it has been found necessary in certain instances to employ persons. as Printers and Assistant Printers in the offices of Flag Officers in Your Majesty's Fleet other than those holding appointments as Commanders-in-Chief :

We beg leave humbly to recommend that Your Majesty may be graciously pleased by Your Order in Council to sanction the payment at our discretion of allowances at the rate of sixteen pounds and twelve pounds per annum respectively to persons employed in the offices of any Flag Officer, subject to the concurrence of the Lords Commissioners of Your Majesty's Treasury in each instance, and with retrospective effect to meet the case of persons who may have been already so employed

The Lords Commissioners of Your Majesty's Treasury have signified their concurrence in these proposals.

His Majesty, having taken the said Memorial into consideration, was pleased, by and with the advice of His Privy Council, to approve of what is therein proposed. and the Right Honourable the Lords Commissioners of the Admiralty are to give the necessary directions herein accordingly.
Almeric FitzRoy.


1925 10 13
Review of Allowances
And whereas by Orders in Council of the 26th February, 1897, 5th May, 1908, 31st May, 1910, and 23rd November, 1916, allowances at the rate of £16 and £12 a year are payable to persons employed as Printers and Assistant Printers respectively in various offices afloat and the Royal Marine Divisions and Depot, Royal Marines:

And whereas we consider it desirable in the interests of Your Majesty's Naval Service that the conditions of the remuneration of Printer and Assistant Printer should be revised:

We beg leave humbly to recommend that Your Majesty may be graciously pleased, by Your Order in Council, to sanction the institution of the non-substantive ratings of Printer and Assistant Printer with pay at the following rates :

 

s.

d.

 

Printer

1

6

a day.  

Assistant Printer   

0

9

Ą


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