Revenue Cutter

East Sussex Record Office
PDC 29/1
Early modern period
Maritime and Trade links

 

A Revenue cutter is a small lighty armed boat, used to enforce customs regulations and catch smugglers.

 

"Revenue cutter, protecting the Brighton fishery".

Etching by R H Nibbs (1816-1893)

(ESRO: PDC 29/1)

 

 

Location

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