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Scrothering is one of the Magistrates of Hamburgh, and Egidio
Rolland and Mr Eerhart all Burghers and inhabitants of Hamburgh
for so long as this deponent can remember, And saith That the greatest part
of the present lading of the sayd shipp belongeth to the said John Scothering
and the rest to the said Mr Rolland and Mr Eerhart and others
Merchants of Hamburgh, And otherwise saving his foregoing and following
depositions hee saith hee cannot depose:/

To the 9th hee saith, That hee this deponent had 25. men and boyes abord
him being all Hamburghers or Easterlings and none of them Subjects of
the States of the United Netherlands, and saith hee tooke them all or most aboard
at Hamburgh, And otherwise negatively:-/

To the 10:th hee saith hee this deponent hath some muskadine wine, [?XXX]
and rice and two Cases of Venice glasses, and some small goods in his
Chest for his owne accompt for which there were no bills of lading
aboard, And otherwise referring himselfe to the bill of lading from
aboard his said shipp at the time of her seizure, and his booke of
entries for the sayd goods, hee cannot at present further remember
or particularly depose:

Peter Vandunnen [SIGNATURE, RH SIDE]


The 18th day of November 1653:- [CENTRE HEADING]

Philips and Companie against the shipp the Redd Lyon}
(whereof Michael Jochinson is Master) and against Dorvile}
et cetera Smith. ffrancklyn}

Examined upon an Allegation given [?in]
on the behalfe of the sayd [?Dorvile]
and others./


Henry Van Nelsen of Hamborough [?Mariner]
aged 63. yeares or thereabouts a Wittnes
sworne and examined saith and deposeth
as followeth videlicet:/

To the first second third and 4.th articles of the said Allegation hee saith and
deposeth, That hee this deponent hath well knowne the arlate Michael
Joachinson a Burgher and inhabitant of Hamborough and a Subject of
that free state for theise 7. yeares last past or thereabouts, And saith
that the said Michael Joachinson for about two yeares last past had
bin and at present is the true and lawfull Owner and Proprietor of the
shipp or Vessell the redd Lyon arlate and of her tackle apparrell and
furniture, and for such was and is well knowne at Hamborough, to which
Port the said shipp really and truely belongeth, Which hee knoweth
being a Burgher, and inhabitant of Hamborough, and having knowne the
said Michael Joachinson for the time aforesaid in the quiet and [?peaceable]