A lender on bottomry shall have benefit of salvage.
"Our Legal Heritage, 5th Ed." by S. A. Reilly
A BOTTOMRY BOND is a kind of mortgage peculiar to shipping.
"Up To Date Business" by Various
The bottomry contract in Denmark, Sweden, and the north of Germany.
"The Sailor's Word-Book" by William Henry Smyth
The rate of interest was high, usually 12%; and in trading and bottomry the returns were much higher.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 5, Slice 8" by Various
Money advanced on bottomry is not liable in England for general average losses.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 4, Slice 3" by Various
Yon laboring low horizon-smoke,
Yon stringent sail, toil not for thee
Nor me; did heaven's stroke
The whole deep with drown'd commerce choke,
No pitiless tease of risk or bottomry
"Individuality." by Sidney Lanier