Grand bill of sale
GRAND BILL OF SALE, Eng. law. The name of an instrument used for the transfer of a ship, while she is at sea; it differs from a common bill of sale. (q. v.) See 7 Mart. Lo. R. 318; 1 Harr. Cond. Lo. R. 567.
A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.