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Robert Craven' of the parish of Saint Michaels in the Queerne London merchant aged
about 36 yeares sworne before the worshipfull [?May] Sames doctor of lawes Surrogate
to the righte worshipfull Sir Henry Marten knighte Judge of his Majestyes high Court
of the Admiraltye and afterwards examined upon certayne Intteroogatoryes ministred
on the behalfe of John Clarke and the rest of the company of the shipp the
Katherine of London sayeth and deposeth thereunto as followeth./

To the first Interrogatorye he sayeth That there were laden abord the sayd shipp
the Katherine at ffaro by him this deponent for his owne accompte, these
goods followeinge videlicet eightie five single tapetts of figgs six double
tapetts; sixtie eight basketts full of figgs, thirteene hundred fower
score and fower barrells of figgs blewe and white and raysons, one hundred
and twelve dozen and halfe of Corke, thirtye two pipes of oyle in ten pipes wherof Mr John Quesle merchant is interessed one hundred and
fourtye two dozen of brushes, and one hundred and foureteene dozen or therabouts if hande
basketts, all which goods did amounte unto in tonnage by weight to fiftye sixe tonnes
and a halfe or therabouts accompting twentye two hundred weighte to a
tonne and two pipes of oyle to a tonne, all which barrells of figgs and oyles were
marked as in the margent and numbred from one upwards to the whole
number, but for the particular weighte of the sayd goods he referreth himselfe to an
Invoyce remayninge in his owne custodye, which he is readye to produce at
all tymes, and that the sayd barrells of fruite cost at ffaro cleare
of all charges abord the sayd shipp severall prices videlicet from twentye seaven ryalls to fourtye
eight ryalls the small kintal, each kintall contayninge five score pounds weight
and the sayd tapetts and basketts of figgs cost abord cleare of
all charges six ryalls the arove, every arove contayninge thirtye two
pounds or therabouts, and the sayd oyles cost cleare abord ten pounds per pipe
or therabouts, and the sayd brushes cost 6 d per dozen, and the sayd Corke cost three
ryalls per dozen, and the hand basketts cost fower ryalls and a halfe per dozen/