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and paid him 5950 gilders for the same, and thereupon tooke possesion of the
said vessell with out any bill of sale, but had only an acquittance of him for the
receipt of the money.

To the fourth hee saith hee was to goe this voyage with his said shipp to Rochell
or Bourdeaux, and otherwise hee referreth himselfe to his foregoing deposition.

To the 5th hee saith that hee is in ballast saving thirie barrells of tinne and
two parcells of Muscovie hides, and two barrells of sugar, which were laden aboard
him by the said Jaques Martin one of his owners and for his accompt, and to be
delivered to Jaques Nicholas his the said Martins factor at Rochell, And otherwise
hee cannot depose,

To the 6th hee saith that hee shall have proffit by the restitution of teh said
shipp having as aforesaid a part therein, And otherwise negatively saving
his foregoeing deposition.

To the 7th negatively.

To the 8th negatively for his shapp and otherwise hee cannot depose.

To the 9th negatively.

To the 10th negatively for this deponents aid shipp and otherwise hee cannot

To the 11th hee saith hee signed three bills of lading for the said goods all
of one tenour, one whereof hee brought alonge in the shippe, and the same
with his passe and other writings came upon the said seizure to the hands
of Captaine Mings, and otherwise negatively for his part.

To the 12 hee cannot depose.

To the 13 hee saith this deponents said shipp is Hollands built, and otherwise
hee referreth himselfe to his foregoing deposition.

To the 15 hee saith his said owners have only had the said shipp from the springe
last past at which time this deponent as aforesaid bought her at Amsterdam
for them, and was put master of her by them. And referreth himselfe to his
foregoing deposition and otherwise cannot depose.



The same day

Examined upon the foresaid allegation.


Hendrick Martenson of Hamborough Mariner master
of the shipp the Hope aged 29 yeares or thereabouts
sworne and examined.

To the first article hee satith and deposeth that the shipp the Hope of
Hamborough allegate whereof this deponent is master and other shipps mentioned
in the description of the cause in the said allegation namely the Mercury John
Detree master, the ffortune Barent Verdunck master, the Carpfanger Barent
Jacobson master, the Prophet Elias Simon Cornelison master, the kinge david Jacob
Young of hamborough master, the Saint Matthias Claus Billiet master, the Brewer
Claus Van Reten master, the king david Witte Witteson master, the SaintAnthony
Zacharie Milde master, the fflora Roy Peters master, the ffortune hance Claeson
master, the hope John Peterson master all hamborough shipps and masters, with
Joachim dowke in the ffortune of Lubeck, the Gulden of Lubeck Gerit ffalous
master, the hope of the same hendricke Caven master, and a Straksunder
set saile in company from the River of Elve bound for severall ports of ffrance
on the 27th of September last without any Convoy or men of warr with
them, and upon the satturday next following their said departure they
in the North sea as they were in their course for ffrance, happened into the
company of three other shipps, namely the hope of dantzicke Martin [?XXXXX] master