HCA 13/63 f.21v 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.21v.

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.21v: Right click on image for full size image in separate window


To the third and fourth Interrogatories hee referreth himselfe to
what hee hath predeposed and otherwise hee cannot



3rd Aprilis 1650. [CENTRE HEADING]

Hance Claeson con}
Willson et alios et cetera}
Yeo: Smith}

Super allegatione arlata ex parte dei Willson et al dat


Jacobus Merrit de Lymehouse parochia de
Stepney in Comitatu Middlesex Aquarius aetatis 42 annorum
aut eo circiter testis productus et iuratus

Ad primum secundum et tertium arlos dicta allegacons deponit
et dicit that hee this deponent being a Waterman by
profession and liveing in Lymehouse neare unto Dickshore
arlate, was with his wherrey upon the River of Thames
att sch time as the ship the Saint Jacob arlate
came a shore at Dickshore aforesaid which was upon or about
the time arlate And saith that in case anie damage
did happen unto the said ship the Saint Jacob by such her
comeing a shoare there the same happened and soe fell
out by the unskillfullnes or negligence of the Master and
Company of the said shipp only, and not by any default
of the arlate Mr Hussey or his ship the Phillip arlate
or by any Anchor belonging to her And he further saith
that by the Custome of the River of Thames
and by an Order of the Trinitye
house arlate Noe Master of a ship or Marriner of what
place soever may or ought to bring up theire ships (laden)
into the said River of Thames without a sufficient and able
Pilott abord her and such a one as is approved on by the
said house, which said Custome and order this deponent
saith hee hath knowne to bee observed by the space of
theise 20 yeares and upwards dureing which tyme
hee hath lived at Lymehouse aforesaid and frequented
the said River. and hath bin credibly informed and
beleeveth the same hath bin observed for tyme out
of mind and beyond the memory of man before that Ulterius
deponit that the said ship the Saint Jacob at the tyme of
her said comeing ashore at Dickshoare as aforesaid
had neither a Pilot nor Master abord her which hee knoweth
because hee this deponent and his contest James Symmo[?XX]