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materialls at the tyme of such their delivery were well worth the rates
schedulate, And as touching the goods in the second schedule mentioned hee
saith hee knoweth nothing touching the delivery of them, The premisses hee
deposeth for the reasons aforesayd And further cannot depose

To the 3 hee saith hee cannot depose./

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

To the 5th hee cannot depose

To the last hee saith his foregoeing deposition is true/

Repeated before doctor Godolphin

Edward Baynard [SIGNATURE, RH SIDE]


The 11th of March 1657.

The claime of Claes Petersson [?kay])
fir his goods laden aboard a certaine
shipp called the Morning starr.)

Examined upon an allegation on
behalfe of the said claimer, annexed
to the commission.

Rp. j.

Claes Willemson of Amsterdam mariner, Master
of the said shipp, aged 36 yeares or thereabouts
sworne and examined.

To the 1 article of the said allegation hee saith and deposeth that hee well knoweth
the producent Claes Persson kay, and hath soe donne for theise
two yeares last or thereabouts, and saith hee the said Claes useth to trade
betwixt the Canarie Islands and Amsterdam for marchandizes on his
owne account, and hath correspondance with a
factor or factors at the said Ilands, yeelding a reason of his
knowledge as followeth. And further doth not depose, saving the
said Claes is commonly reputed to trade as aforesaid.

To the second article of the said allegation hee saith and deposeth
that in or about the moneth of ffebruary 1656 (old stile) the said
Claes Petersson by Simon or Timm [?G]olephin his factor loaded
aboard the said shipp the Morning starr then lying at Santa Cruse


in Teneriff an hundred large or Carackas hides (marked as in
the margent), to be transported in the said shipp to Amsterdam, and
thereto be delivered to the said Claes Petersson or his order and
for his account, which hee knoweth for that hee this examinate
was then master of the said shipp, and received the said hides on
board at Santa Cruse, and signed bills of lading for the same
to the effect aforesaid.

To the third hee cannot depose, not remembring what letters were
written in this behalfe, it being soe long since.

To the fourth article hee saith and deposeth that the said Simon
Galepin at the time aforesaid of the said lading of the said goods
told and acquainted this deponent that they were for the account
proper of the said Claes Petersson, and further hee doth not depose
to this article.