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To the first article of the sayd allegation hee saith hee this deponent was and
went Gunner of the shipp the Roger and Edmond the voyage in question, for
which shee was fitted and furnished in the moneth of July 1656 or thereabouts
And thereby knoweth that in the moneths and tyme arlate the arlate John
Corbyn was Master and Commander of her, and hath heard him the sayd
Corbyn alsoe confesse and acknowledge that hee was then alsoe a part Owner
of her and knoweth hee the sayd Corbyn the tyme and moneths arlate had the government
of the sayd shipp as Master and Commander of her and for Master and
Comander and alsoe part Owner of her the tyme aforesayd the sayd John
Corbin was Commonly reputed And further hee cannot depose./

To the 2 and third articles of the sayd alleagtion and the two schedules therein
mentioned hee saith hee this deponent was by the order and command
of the sayd John Corbin appointed to fetch and did fetch in the moneth
of July one thousand sixe hundred fiftie sixe from the shopps of the arlate
Charles Mitchell and Mathias Clements all and singular the goods
and materialls in the sayd two schedules mentioned videlicet all the goods
in the first schedule mentioned from the shopp of the sayd Charles Mitchell
and all the goods in the sayd second schedule mentioned from the shopp of the
sayd Mathew Clements all which goods of this deponents knowledge were
brought a board the sayd shipp and used and imploed and
worked into and upon the sayd shipp and shee did of this deponents knowledge
who went Gunner of her proceede upon one voyage (which shee began soone
after she receaved and had those goods and materialls schedulate wrought into
her) by virtue and assistance thereof, and returned in safety from the
same And hee this deponent verily beleeveth that the prizes (sic) expressed in
the sayd schedules are usuall prizes (sic) for goods of the like nature as
those in the sayd two schedules expressed, and saith that hee beleeveth that the goods
in the sayd two schedules expressed at the tyme of their delivery were worth
the prizes schedulate And further hee cannot depose not being present at
any such demand made as in the sayd third article is mentioned./

To the 4th article hee saith hee referreth him selfe to the Registry of this
Court And further cannot depose./

To the 5th hee cannot depose/

To the last hee saith his foregoeing deposition is true/

Repeated before doctor Godolphin./



The same day [CENTRE HEADING]

Examined on the sayd allegation/

Rp. 2

John Michell of the Liberty of the Tower London
Gunne maker aged twenty three yeares or thereabouts a wittnes
sworne and examined saith and deposeth as followeth videllcet./

To the first second and third articles of the sayd allegation and the first and second