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The same day [CENTRE HEADING]

Examined upon the sayd libell./

Rp. 3

William Robinson of the parish of Saint Mary Magdalen in
Southworke Shipwright aged twenty yeares of therabouts a wittnes
sworne and examined saith as followeth videlicet/

To the first article hee cannot depose not knowing who were owners of the Lighter
arlate the tyme arlate but saith the arlate William Knight is now accompted the
true owner and proprietor of the sayd Lighter named the William and ffrancis And
further hee cannot depose/

To the 2 article of the sayd libell hee saith that within the tyme arlate the
Lighter arlate named the William and ffrancis lay in the River of Thames and
wanted much repayres and saith that within the sayd tyme arlate Mathew
Coultman and one Mr Dan who were as hee beleeveth imployed by the owners of the
sayd lighter to that purpose did in presence of this deponent and his precontest Edward
Bigland and Isack Mayne William haynes and Richard Cooke and others workemen
who wrought upon repayring the sayd lighter desyred the arlate John
Mayer a shipwright by trade thoroughly to repayre her and doe all thinges
necessarie unto her to make her stronge and tight whereupon the sayd Mayer did
take upon him the repayres thereof and imployed this deponent and the rest
of the persons mentioned in the schedule arlate to repayre and amend her and
used thereabout all and singular the plankes and other goods in the sayd schedule
mentioned and paid to the respective parties therein mentioned for their labour
and service thereabout the severall summes in the sayd schedule expressed
this hee knoweth being one who was imployed about the sayd repayres and seeing
the plankes and other materialls schedulate used about the sayd repayres and
receaving three pounds nyne shillings for his labour about the sayd repayers
of the sayd Mayers, and seeing the sayd Mayers pay the severall summes schedulate
to the severall persons schedulate for their labour about the sayd repayres, And
hee this deponent being a shipp Carpenter and having soe bin for about sixe
yeares last past well knoweth that the materialls schedulate were and are well
worth the severall prices in the sayd schedule mentioned And further to this
article hee cannot depose/

To the 3 hee referreth himselfe to the Registry of this Court and
further cannot depose/

To the 4th hee saith hee beleeveth the sayd John Mayer over and above
his principall money due for materialls and labour as aforesayd is in
this deponents Judgment damnified by not being paid the same the summe
of tenn pounds sterling and more And further to this article hee cannot depose

To the 5th hee cannot depose the [?arlate] not being present/

To the 6th hee referreth him selfe to his foregoeing deposition and to the lawe
and further cannot depose

To the last his foregoeing deposition is true/

To the Interrogatories [CENTRE HEADING]

To the first Interrogatorie hee saith hee cometh to testifie at request of John
Maior the producent and hath noe share or interest in this busines other than what
hee hath before declared and shall receive neither benefit nor profit whichsoever of
the parties litigant prevaile in their suite./

[LH MARGIN] [XX] the answeres to the 2: 3: 4th
and 5th Interrogatories in the next case
only by error haveing over 2 leaves
instead of one when the examinaton
was in setting downe/