HCA 13/70 f.87v 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 13/70 f.87v.

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 13/70 f.87v: Right click on image for full size image in separate window


and saith that they have for a yeare last past bin and at this present
are commonly accompted and reputed the true and lawfull owners and
proprietors of the said shipp the Saint Mary da Guardalupa and of
her tackle and furniture, which hee knoweth having served in her for
all that time.

To the second article hee saith and deposeth that much about
this time twelve moneth the said Balthazar and John Coymans
sett out and imployed the said shipp from Amsterdam on a trading
voyage for the Canaries, and sent in her for their owne accompt
fifteene packs of goods and consigned the same to their factor or
agent there, and the said shipp and goods safely arrived there
namely at the Canaries, where the said 15 packs were delivered
to their said factor, named don louis da Victoria, which hee knoweth
because hee this deponent went out from Amsterdam stiersman
of her, and coming to dunkirke to take in passengers, the skipper
that then was, was put by, by meanes of ill governement of
the said shipp, and this deponent was constitutes master in his place
by the said Balthazar and John Coymans the said owners of the
said shipp, and there[?by] and all the documents and accompts
and for they sett and fitted her out hee knoweth the said Balthazar and John
Coymans to be the true and lawfull owners of the said shipp and
of the said fifteene packs. And otherwise hee cannot depose.

To the third and fourth articles and the schedule annexed hee
saith that after the arivall of the said shipp at the Canaries
and that shee jhad delivered the said fifteene packs, there were
at Santa Cruze in the Ile of Teneriff in the moneth
of June last past laden by the said don Louis de Victoria,
to be carried to Amsterdam and there delivered to and for the
accompt of the said Balthazar and John Coymans, 770 peeces
of logwood 491 quintalls. 1339 sticks more of Log or
Brazele wood conteyning 102 quintalls, three cases of Camperhiana
No. 1. 2. 3. marked with the first marke in the margfent. 127 hides


marked with the second marke in the margin, three cases more


of Campachina No. 1. 2. 3. marked with the third marke in


the margin. And 100 hides in the haire marked with the


fourth marke, which hee knoweth for that hee was then master
of the said shipp and received the said goods aboard for the said
accompt and tooke a note thereof. And saith that the said
shipp being in her course of retourning from the Canaries
for Amsterdam with the said goods and others aboard her
was under the Iland of Palma met with by one
Peter [?Collart]. pretending a Commission from the ffrench