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The same day

Examined upon the sayd allegation/



Edward Ward of London Marchant aged 39 yeares or thereabouts
a wittnes sworne and examined saith and deposeth as followeth videlicet./

To the first second third 4th and 5th articles hee cannot depose./

To the 6th article hee saith that hee this deponent hath used the trade of Merchandizeing
for these twenty yeares last past, and for fifteene yeares of the sayd tyme lived
in Mall[?e]ga, and thereby well observed that it is the usuall custome there betwixt
Marchants or their factors and Masters of shipps that when a parcell
of wines is ready and brought to the Ploy by order of the ffactors, the Master
or Purser of the shipp who is to carrie the sayd wines doth there see the sayd wines
markes, and doth take charge of them
and cause his Company to rafte them and then
make them fast to his shipps boate, and the same being once soe rafted, and on
ffloate, this deponent saith that by the sayd Custome the Master of the shipp
who is to lade them and his company and Owners of the Shipp stand chargeable with them untill they
come to the Port of their discharge and if any miscarrie and are lost in the
Sea betwixt the Ploy and the shipp and come not safe on board, the Master
Mariners and Owners of the sayd shipp are lyable to make good whatever
dammage happens by reason of rafteing the sayd wines, And this hee
this deponent hath observed to bee the Custome at Mall[?e]ga betwixt Masters
Marchants and Masters of shipps toucheing rafting of wynes during all the
tyme aforesayd which hee this deponent lives in Mallaga. And further to
this article hee cannot depose/

To the 7th 8th and 9th articles hee cannot depose/

To the 10th hee saith as before that wines are rafted and on floate from
the Ploy at Mall[?e]ga, the Master and Company and Owners of the shipp that is
to lade them runne the Riske and hazard of them untill such tyme as they are
safely laden aboard the sayd shipp And this hee this deponent hath observed
to bee the custome there at Mallaga during the fifteene yeares hee soe lived
there, And further to this article hee cannot depose/

To the 11th and 12th articles hee cannot depose

To the last hee saith his foregoeing deposition is true./

Repeated before doctor Godolphin./



The same day/

Examined on the said allegation/



Thomas Smith of London Merchant aged twenty
two yeares or thereabouts a wittnes sworne and
examined saith and deposeth as followeth videlicet/

To the first and second articles of the sayd allegation hee saith that