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To the 7th article of the said Allegation hee saith hee well knoweth the shipp or
Vessell the dove arlate, whereof Walter Cable was Master, and saith the
said Vessell upon or about the seaventh day of August last past, in the
night in Companie with the William and James qwherein this deponent
served, passed a place in the sea called the Well, but whether any dammage
was done in the said passage to the shipp the Successe arlate this deponent knoweth
not, having not, so farr as hee remembreth, ever seene the said shipp Successe
neither at that nor any other time or place. And further cannot depose./

To the 10th hee saith, hee this deponent never heard the said Cable acknowledge
any such thing as in the said article is expressed, nor any thing to that or the
like effect. And further cannot depose./

To the rest hee is not examined by direction of the producent./

To the Crosse Interrogatories:-/ [CENTRE HEADING]

To the first Interrogatorie hee saith, hee cometh to be a Wittnesse in this Cause
at the request of the Master of the said shipp Successe, and saith hee hath
had onely twelve pence of the producent for his charges in coming to bee
examined in this Cause, and expecteth not, nor is promised any more by any
person whatsoever, And otherwise negatively:-/

To the second hee saith hee first saw the shipp the dove arlate about 16, or
17. yeares since, and sailed in her then to Norway, and hath seene her severall
times since, but remembreth not the times or places, save as aforesaid, and
knoweth the said Cable onely by sight, And otherwise saving his foregoeing
deposition cannot depose otherwise then negatively./

To the third, hee saith, That the place the Well interrate from [?CroXX GUTTER]
to the Spurne is about 18. leagues over in this deponents Judgmwment and by
common estimation, and saith the night wherein the said shipp dove passed
that place or tract of Sea, was, as hee remembreth, a starr light night, And
further cannot depose./

To the 4th hee saith hee hath not so deposed./

To the 5th hee saith, That hee this deponent hath often observed that the
said shipp dove hath borne in her head the resemblance of an Angell
and in her sterne the resemblance of a dove, And otherwise negatively
saving his foregoeing deposition./

To the 6th hee saith hee hath not so deposed./

To the 7th negatively.

To the 8th hee saith hee cannot write or reade, and otherwise negatively
saving his foregoeing deposition, and saving that hee tooke notice of and well
remembreth the time interrate being then in the said shipp the William and
James going for New Castle in Companie with the said shipp or Vessell the

Repeated before Doctor Clerke:-/



The same day Examined upon the said Allegation:/ [CENTRE HEADING]

Rp. 5us

Thomas Riggs of Wicklesham in the Countie of
Suffolke Mariner aged 38. yeares or thereabouts