Full Pay of Masters - 1856

Circular No. 240

Admiralty, 21 April 1856.

The undermentioned increase in Full Pay of Masters of the 3rd and 4th Classes, has been established by Her Majesty's Order in Council of the 4th of April 1856.

3rd Class

Masters having completed Ten years' service on Full Pay, including not more than Three years' service on Full Pay as Second Master qualified for Master, from 219 a year or 12s. a day, to 287 5s. or 13s. a day.

4th Class

Masters having completed Six years' service on Full Pay, in the rank of Masters, from 200 15s. a year or 11s. a day, to 209 17s. 6d or 11s. 6d. a day.

By Command of their Lordships

R. Osborne

All Commanders-in-Chief, Captains &c.

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