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“Hamtun” and “St. John”

11th Mar 1999

[1999] 1 Lloyds Rep 883; [1999] 1 All ER (Comm) 587

Timothy Brenton QC – Salvage – Remuneration – Salvage services – Vessel at lay up berth in Southampton water – In high winds stern mooring wire of vessel parted – Tug rendered salvage services – Whether there existed a danger to the vessel and need for salvage services – Proper level of salvage remuneration payable to tug