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Solomo Goris de Henwch house infra Civitatem London
mercator aetatis 35 annorum aut circiter testis

Ad allegaconem ex parte dro Petri de Thosse et al apud
acta [?omnis] Curiae factam et octo papiri schedulas in eodem [?XXXX]
dicit et deponit That in or about the moneth of December last past
this deponent received a letter from Guillimo Berquer dwellinge
in Sevill in Spayne, dated from Sivill the 23th of November
1636 stilo novo whereby he was advised that there was laden abord
the shipp called the ffortune of Dover (whereof Cornelius Newporte
was master) fourtye little baggs or sacks of Spanish woolls marked
as in the margent, which were consigned to be
delivered at Dover to Samuel ffortrey ofLondon merchant and
this deponent or their assigned and that they should followe the order of one Jacques Van
Groll alias Jaques Scott of Roane merchant, which letter he sayeth
is wholye written with the proper handwriting of the sayd Guillimo