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of Genoa for this Port, and hath now ith him the Invoices of the
said lading of the said ancho[?v]as and oiles, And otherwise hee cannot
depose, saveing that the caske for the said oiles were taken in at ff[XXXX GUTTER]
in the said River of Genoa.

Upon the rest hee is not examined by direction of the producent.



The 21th of June 1658/

Towers against Barton and others Owners of the shipp}
the ffreindshipp etcetera Clements Budd Colquist}

Examined on an allegation on behalfe of the sayd


Thomas Hyatt of Wapping Mariner aged thirty
yeares or thereabouts a wittnesse sworne and examined
saith as followeth videlicet./

To the sayd allegation (being an allegation apud acta Curico) hee saith that hee
this deponent is the allegate Thomas hyatt and was Master and commander
of the allegate shipp the ffreindshipp of London on the third of Aprill
one thousand sixe hundred fifty five and that the allegate Barton
and others were then the Owners of the sayd shipp and her tackle apparrell
and furniture and soe Accompted And this deponent being Master
of the sayd shipp did on or about the sayd third day of Aprill 1655
by the order and direction of the sayd Barton and others hyre the sayd
Towers and his servant to goe as mariners in the sayd shipp from
London to Guinney and soe to the Barbados and thence for England
Which Towers and his servant hee saith did sayle and serve in the sayd
shipp from the sayd third of Aprill 1655 untill the last of december
next following and within that tyme did arrive at Guinney and
there bought Negroes and arrived with them at the Barbados before the
last of the sayd moneth of december 1655 and there made a Port
And the sayd Towers and his servant did from the sayd third of
Aprill 1655 till the sayd last of december serve in the sayd
shipp as Mariners; and that honestly and quietly as Mariners
ought to doe, soe farr as hee this deponent did observe, and to
the best of his this deponents knowledge And hee alsoe saith that
hee this deponent did by order of the sayd Barton and others the
Owners of the sayd shipp hyre the sayd Towers and his servant
for three pounds wages a moneth videlicet Towers for forty shillings
a moneth and his sayd servant for twenty shillings a moneth for
the terme of the sayd voyage And further hee cannot depose/

To the Interrogatories./ [CENTRE HEADING]

To the first Interrogatorie hee saith hee is noe way related to the producent
Towers and cometh to testifie at the request of Joane Towers the wife of
the producent And favoureth all the parties litigant alike and desyreth right