HC Deb 27 February 1956 vol 549 c87W
Mr. Knox Cunningham

asked the Attorney-General the number of decrees of limitation of liability granted by the Admiralty Court in England in limitation actions during the preceding six years, and the totals in such actions of the amounts allowed to the claimants and the amounts paid to the claimants, respectively.

The Attorney-General

Twenty-seven decrees of limitation of liability were granted by the High Court in England in the last six years. The claims allowed amounted to £1,918,559 and the amounts paid were £396,951.