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hath bin only itinerant in these places for his pleasure and made smale residence
in any of them and saith hee never sawe the articles of peace Interro=
gate but hath heard by Common report while hee was in holland that by
the sayd Articles all subiects of the States of the United Provinces and their
shipps and goods (if not Contraband goods) ought to passe unmolested
all though comming from any part or place in hostility with the King
of Spaine and that if they bee under Convoy they ought to not soe much as to
bee searched And further hee cannot depose/

To the 4th Interrogatorie hee saith hee was in the moneth of October last as
aforesayd taken in a dutch vessell bound from Rotterdam to Colchester
and but what the what the vessells name was hee knoweth not, but saith her masters
name was [BLANK SPACE IN MANUSCRIPT] [?Kuining] and saith her ladeing was bands
of Iron and some other smale matters belonging to passengers, and saith
the sayd vessell and her ladeing after shee had bin kept by the foresayd
man of warr three or fower howers was dismissed with her
ladeing save what was plundered from this deponent as aforesayd
and the vessell by fowle weather was driven back to Rotterdam
where this deponent left her and what became of her or her
ladeing afterwards hee knoweth not And further hee cannot
answere saving his foregoing deposition.

To the 5th hee saith saving his foregoing deposition hee cannot

Repeated in Court before both Judges

Natha: denew [SIGNATURE, RH SIDE]


The 27th day of January 1656/

A busines of Ensurance provided by William}
Bulkley of London Merchant concerning}
Averidge in the Southampton Merchant}

Examined upon Interrogatories ministered on
the behalfe of the sayd William Bulkley

Rp. 1.us

Richard Riggs of Southampton Mariner
aged twenty nyne yeares or thereabouts a
wittnesse sworne before the Right Worshipfull John
Godolphin doctor of Lawes - one of the Judges of
the high Court of Admiralty of England saith
and deposeth as followeth as followeth vizdelicet./

To the first Interrogatorie hee saith hee well knew the shipp
the Southampton Merchant of Southampton at the tyme of her being
at New England which was about the moneth of July one thousand
sixe hundred fifty fower, and knoweth that the Interrogate Edward
Milberry was then Master of her and this deponent his Mate of
her and that the sayd shipp was then bound thense either to dover
or London And further to this Interrogatorie hee cannot depose

To the second hee saith hee well knoweth that whilst the sayd