HCA 13/63 f.201v Annotate

From MarineLives
Jump to: navigation, search

Expand this area to see details of page purpose, how to register, how to add footnotes, and useful links.


This page is for the annotation of HCA 13/63 f.201v.

Annotations can be viewed by everyone on a read-only basis.

For more information on MarineLives and the MarineLives Annotation Project read our Shipping News blog entries:

Annotating Marine Lives, May 1st 2013
Adding value to primary documents, May 8th 2013
Witnesses in Court, 1657-1658 (May 9th, 2013)

Registration to annotate documents

Registration is required to contribute annotations to this page and to other pages in the wiki.

You can register using the following Form, and we will issue you with a UserName and Password for the wiki.

Text formatting

The MarineLives transcription platform is built on MediaWiki, which uses wiki markup to format text. For a guide showing how to produce italics, bold, escaped text and headings, see the MediaWiki page on formatting; there are also guides for internal and external links, image embedding, tables, and more on lists.

Adding footnotes

  • Go into edit mode
  • Insert immediately after the sentence or phrase you wish to annotate the following macro:<ref>This is the footnote text</ref>
  • Replace 'This is the footnote text' with the footnote you wish to add, using the format: first name, surname, title, (place of publication, date of publication), page or folio number
  • Save the page

For more information and advanced formatting, including how to add and format links within the footnote, see the Wikipedia help on footnotes. This uses the same markup formatting.

Example footnote template:

  • ''HCA 13/XX f.XXXX Case: XXXX; Deposition: XXXX; Date: XXXX. Transcribed by XXXX''<ref>[http://XXXXX Electronic link to a digital source]</ref>

Suggested links

Annotate HCA 13/64 Volume Page
Annotate HCA 13/65 Volume Page
Annotate HCA 13/68 Volume Page
Annotate HCA 13/69 Volume Page
Annotate HCA 13/70 Volume Page
Annotate HCA 13/71 Volume Page
Annotate HCA 13/72 Volume Page
Annotate HCA 13/73 Volume Page
Annotate HCA 13/74 Volume Page
Marine Lives Tools


HCA 13/63 f.201v: Right click on image for full size image in separate window


Georgius Goret parochia beata Maria ad Montem cite London
Salter, aetatis 28 annorum aut eo circiter testis productus
et juratus.


the oranges brought home in her would
have yeelded and might in London and places adijacent have bin sold for
30 s per thousand at the least and the lemmons brought home in her for 50 s per
thousand, the same being Gallicia oranges and lemmons, but
for Sevile oranges hee knoweth that there was here offered to Mr Thomas
Lenthall about the 14th of March last 40 s per thousand which hee refused,
and sold them at a farr greater rate, and saith that at the arivall
of the said shipp in this port there were a greate nnumber of the
oranges and lemmons that came home in her for accompt of the
producent Mr Chambers rotten, spoyled and become good for nothing;
which hee knoweth because hee sawe the same and in partnershipp with
others bought all such oranges and lemmons as were brought home
in the said shipp and were good, and well knoweth that on or about
the 13th of Aprill last the market for oranges and lemmons
was much fallen and the price of them abated and growne much lower
than before; which hee knoweth dealing in those commodities, Et
alr nescit


George Gorret [SIGNATURE, RH SIDE]