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Tho: Thompson. [SIGNATURE, RH SIDE]


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Clements et al con Hoost.}


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Jacobus ffookes de Wappinge wall in Comitatu
Middlesex Carpenter aetats 25 annorum aut circiter testis
in hac parte productus iuratus et examinatus./

....That about Michaelmas last
past the arlate shipp the Thomas (wherof Orpheus Dunkyn was
master sett sayle from the porte of London, and sayled into the
river of Nants, and the master and company of the sayd shipp did
within fower dayes after her arrivall there, heave out all her
ballast and make her fitt to take in her ladinge, but sayeth
the sayd shipp stayd in the sayd river for her ladinge and before
she was dispatched from thence by the merchants factors by
the space of fourtye dayes and upwards after the first eighteene dayes limited
by Charter party for her staye there were expired, The