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as paid to artificers Hill terms so much
beyond what they receive in Hill dockyard,

The rate of wages if stated singly without further explanation
might well appear extravagant on my part but with
a little explanation I flatter myself no such opinion to my prejudice can be formed

It depended on the N B and not on me to have restrained
this rate of payment wages within any limits they had
thought proper The artificers were under their Command
it is not unusual to send them artificers from one dockyard
to another they are even sometimes as the a case which lately happend of a
private builder not being able to fullfill his contract complete a Ship for Hill
artificers have been sent from the d yard to complete
the work on these occasions there is a regular
extra allowance made to the Artificers for
in consideration of their leaving their homes
to work elsewhere

On the quantum of This allowance is was what that I wished to guard my
agreement with the Artificers and
in consideration of the work being somewhat new
in its kind and therefore not so easy to the quantity
of it done in a day as well as the quality of the work rather new
dependent on the good will of the workmen
themselves I that same little
might be requisite to engage them to
enter reluctantly into the business yet I thought
6d or at most 1s a day beyond what the
N B are to allow in cases
nearly similar could have been sufficient
and that the men themselves knowing that it




Identifier: | JB/001/049/002
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Date_1

Marginal Summary Numbering

7a

Box

001

Main Headings

annuity notes

Folio number

049

Info in main headings field

Image

002

Titles

note?

Category

text sheet

Number of Pages

1

Recto/Verso

recto

Page Numbering

f12

Penner

jeremy bentham

Watermarks

[[watermarks::i taylor [top part of date only]]]

Marginals

jeremy bentham

Paper Producer

evan nepean

Corrections

Paper Produced in Year

Notes public

ID Number

49

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