HCA 13/68 f.220v 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 13/68 f.220v.

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 13/68 f.220v: Right click on image for full size image in separate window


them all againe to this deponent, who willing to preserve the said three papers
from taking wet, put them into his pocket, and his seabrief againe in
the tinne box, and his other papers, bills and letters into his net as
formerly, and gave them to one of his boyes in
his boate, which boate the said Captaines company carried aboard an [?Emden]
named the yonge boare and fetched two hogsheads of wine thence aboard the
said man of warr, and when the said boate was returned
aboard the said man of warr, this deponents said boy to whom hee had
given the said papers and writings called to this deponent and stayed
aboard the said man of warr and told him that the writings would be [?XX]
wet by dashig of the sea over into the boate whereupon this
deponent tooke them from him into the said man of warr, and
asked the said Captaine where they should be disposed to keepe them from [?wet]
and the said Captaine willed him to lay them in his the said Captaines
cabbin, which hee this deponent did, and ten the said Captaine [?afterwards]
tooke and laid or caused them to be laid up, only the said three papers
annexed being in this deponents pocket hee kept the same in his
custodie, not being demannded by the said Captaine, who well kneweth
the contents thereof, for upon the said perusall, the said Captaine
said in this deponents presence and hearing, well what shall ever doe
I see that this is a free man or to that effect; and therewithall
speaking to this deponent, said to this or the like efect, well [?XX]
I sea you are free, neverthlesse if I let you goe, my company
will pretend that you might have bin prize and soe fall out with [?mee]
and therefore you must to dover, where having spoken with mr delabar
you shall be suffered to passe freely away, and soe they carried this
deponent and his said shipp to dover the 29th of October last
having taken him betwixt the Ile of Wight and [?Beversey] the day
before. And further hee saith that the said three papers and
every of them were and are true and reall and the contents thereof
true and soe had and donne as therein is contained, and this [?XXX]
high dutch paper was and is the true Charter partie for the voyage
in question of the said shipp, and this deponent lost all his said
other papers and writings (saving the said three annexed) in the
custodie of the said Captaine who sent them
ashore at dover by his Purser, sine which time this deponent hath
not seene them.


Repeated in Court before the three Judges.


The 7th of December 1653.

The claime of Egbert Eneus, Ever Garris}
John Labogoose and others of Embden for}
the shipp the Liesde of Embden henry}
Johnson master, taken by Captaine holman in}
the Lime twigg}

Examined upon the allegation
on the behalfe of the said allegation


Hendrick Johnson of Embden Mariner
master of the said shipp aged 54 yeares
or thereabouts sworne and examined


To the first second and third articles hee saith and deposeth that hee this
deponent is master of the said shipp the Liesde and hath soe bin for [?XXX]
nine yeares last past during all which space shee hath as hee saith belonged
to the port of Emden, and hath from time to time sailed out and [?XXX]
that port in severall voyages and still hath ended the said voyages [?there]
and from time to time shee hath for all the said space bin [?XXXXXXX]