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ánd was aboard before this deponent who came aboard in the downes
and otherwise cannot answer saving as aforesaid.

To the last hee referreth himselfe to his foregoeing deposition.

Edward Cullier [SIGNATURE, RH SIDE]


The same day.

Exámined upon the fore said allegation.

Rp. 3.

Henry Chambers of London Marchant, aged 26
yeeres or thereabouts sworne and exámined.

To the first article of the said allegation hee saith that hee this deponent
being a Marchant, ymployed often in shipping and sending passengers
and goods for the Barbados from England, well knoweth that the
usuall rate of and for transportation and passage of a
servant from England to the Barbados is six pounds sterling,
and as this deponent hath bin informed by other merchants therein
experienced the freight or transportation of wines from the
Canaries to the Barbadas is worth three pounds per tonne at the
ordinary rate, and of tobaccoes from the Barbadas to the
coast of Barbary three halfe pense or five farthings per
pound as the usuall rate, And otherwise hee cannot depose.,
saving that this deponent hath seene the account
that was made up for the voyage in question, wherein mention is made
of 93li Roles of tobacco laden by Christopher Mitchell master
of the little George at the Barbadas to be carried to the coast
of Barbary, and saith that any Roll of Barbadas
tobaccoes usually weighs from five sixtie to eightie pounds

To the second hee cannot depose.

To the Interrogatories [CENTRE HEADING]

To the first hee saith that Mr harris and Mr Chamber were
freighters of the shipp interrate, whereof the interrate Mitchell was
master, and otherwise cannot depose not being in the
voyage in question, but thinketh that Mr harris and Mr Chamber
were to victuall and man, and to pay wages.

To the rest hee saith hee cannot answer.

Henry Chambers [SIGNATURE, RH SIDE]


The 5th of July 1656.

On the behalfe of the fore said Turner}
and Company touching the Elizabeth ketch}

Examined upon the fore said Interrogatories.

dt. Ch[XXXX] 3

Edmund Sharpe of Wapping in the
County of Middlesex Mariner, aged 31
yeeres or thereabouts, sworne and examined.

To the first Interrogatorie hee saith and deposeth that hee well
knew and was one of the company of the ketch the Elizabeth of
London (John Love Master) the voyage interrogated, and saith that in the
moneth of August last past, the said shipp being in her course of