Examples from the Web for ship money
Even the ship-money Johnson would not pronounce to have been an unconstitutional impost.
In 1636, John Hampden became universally known by his intrepid opposition to the ship-money, as an illegal tax.
The imposition of the ship-money tax was so distasteful that the Royal cause was not very popular at Bristol.The Cathedrals of Great Britain|P. H. Ditchfield
When an arbitrary imposition is attempted upon the subject, undoubtedly it will not bear on its forehead the name of Ship-money.Thoughts on the Present Discontents|Edmund Burke
In 1626 he was imprisoned for refusing to contribute towards the forced loan; he resisted the payment of ship-money.The Browning Cyclopdia|Edward Berdoe