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whales finnes upon and for the proper accompt and adventure of the said producents
the Greenland company of ffrance, who have for all the time aforesaid used the
said trade and imployment betwixt Greenland and ffrance, and this deponent and
severall others of the company of the said two shipps the Louise and hunter have
longe served the said company in the said imployment wherein this deponent hath bin
tenn yeares as aforesaid, and constantly [?XXXXX twice from ?XXXXXXX] to deepe hath retourned to haver de Grace with
oile and whalle finns taken for the said company, and still from time to time
when the weather hath in fowle or the winde contrary they have gonne and
touched at the Texell to take in pilots for deepe or haver de Grace,
but when the weather hath bin faire and good they have gonne home without
staying or going thither for a pilot, and saith that the Texel is right in or but
little out of their course from Greenland to haver de Grace and that the
said shipp the hunter was intended in case the winde was ot good to
take a pilot at the Texel
for haver de Grace, and was intended to
dispchardge her lading at haver de Grace to and for the use and accompt of the
said producents the said Peter and Paul Talemont and company aforesaid
to whom the same lading was and is in propertie belonging and was and is for
their advanture, without any other person having any interest or share therein
And further that the said shipp was not intended to goe with the
said lading or otherwise for holland or into any part thereof, but mearly to take
in a pilot as aforesaid at the Texel for haver de grace. And otherwise hee
cannot depose, saving hee knoweth the premisses being masters mate of the
said shipp the hunter when shee was seized, and saving hee hath seene a
passe from the right honourable the Counsell of State if this Commonwealth
for the said shipps free passage [?for] haver de grace

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