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To the 5th and 6th hee saith that the sayd shipp ladeing is onely herrings
taken by the labour of this deponent and his company fishing upon the
seas, and that the same were to be transported to Delfes haven aforesayd
and there delivered to the sayd Marimus Tunison And otherwise
answereth negatively./

To the 7th hee saith hee hath bin twice in ffrance within these 6 yeares
last once in a shipp called the Black stond hore and once in a shipp
called the Hope, but never in the shipp the Sharke now seized And
further hee cannot depose

To the 8th hee saith that hee was hyred to gooe only on a fishing
voyage for herrings and to bring them to delfes haven aforesayd
and there end his voyage and was to receive five Guilders of the
sayd Marim[?i]s Tunison for every last of herrings he tooke/

To the 9th hee saith hee had Holland colours at all on board his sayd
shipp the Sharke when shee was taken and saith shee was taken
by the Interrate Captaine Wely upon the open Sea but whether the
sayd Captaine had any Commission onboard jim hee knoweth not
And further hee cannot depose/

To the last Interrogatorie hee answereth

the marke of
Gerrit [MARKE] Johnson

H. Favells

Repeated before the Judge in Court./


The 12th day of October .1653:-/ [CENTRE HEADING]

Ryley and Company, Imployer of the shipp}
the Mary against the shipp the Saint}
Peter, whereof Christopher Peterson was}
Master Smith}

Examined upon Interrogatories in the [?preparatorie] on the
behalfe of the sayd Ryley and Companie

Christopher Peterson of Hamborough
Mariner Master of the shipp the Saint Peter
aged 41 yeares or thereabouts sworne and
examined saith as followeth videlicet:/

To the first Interrogatorie hee saith, hee this deponent well knoweth the said ship
being Master of her and aboard her when she was seized, and saith That in
the moneth of August last this deponent bought the said shipp
at Hamborough of one Albert Schalt a Merchant of Hambourgh
for a thousand rixdallers the first penny
and a thousand rixdallers more this deponent paid part at
Riga and part at Straelsond in the Dominion of the Kinge of
Sweden for the equipping and fitting of the same to sea, by the [?order]
and for the accompt of Wilkin Wrede and Peter [?AXXde] of Hamborough Merchants
who are Owners of 3/8 parts of the said shipp. Albert Schalt aforesaid