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To the 22 hee saith the said shipp did not carru out any pistolles, [XXX GUTTER]
fowling peeces or other ammunition the said voyage to trade with, [XXX XXXX GUTTER]
any tackle away or solde in the West Indias, onely the said John Lopez
gave away two or three for presents and gratuities to friends that did
him furtherance in his said traffique, And further hee cannot depose,
saving as aforesaid.

To the 23th and 24th hee saith that as the said shipp was at sea shortly after
her departure from [XXXXX?aufa], homewards, the said John Lopez
fell extreamely sick and in greate danger of death, and being in th[XX GUTTER]
extremitie, hee produced and showed the schedule anneded (now showne
unto him) and averred it was the true and perfect account of her
cargoes, both outward and homewards,
and desired it might (in case of his death) came to the hands
of the owners there mentioned in the head thereof, or to the like effect
in the presence and hearing of this deponent and others; and specified
the particularit[?te] of the said goods as is arlate, and declared them to
be belonging to the persons (the claimemrs) arlate and wished they might
come safe unto them.

To the Interrogatories. [CENTRE HEADING]

To the first hee saith hee was assisting to John Lopez in the said imployment
and came to Milford haven in the said shipp, and is a native of Palma
in the Canaries and a subiect of the king of Spaine, and is a
bathcelour, and came about foure yeeres since thense to fflanders, and lived
there till about a moneth or two before such his embarking, [XXXX GUTTER
hee continued at Amsterdam, and that hee came not aboard from
Milford haven to the Thames in the said shipp, and otherwise negatively
saving as aforesaid.

To the second hee saith he did not see the said shipp or cargo paid for
and saith there were not any goods carried out in the said shipp for the
said principall J[?an] [?lopers] account other than what are mentioned in the
said schedule, but for the master and other of the company there were other
And otherwise negatively saving as aforesaid.

To the third hee cannot answer saving as aforesaid.

To the 4th hee cannot depose.

To the 5th hee cannot answer.

To the 6th hee saith hee left Patrick Bets master of the said shipp
aboard, and as hee taketh it in possession of the said shipp and lading
when this deponent came from Milford haven as aforesaid, but in
whose possession shee was when shee came thense, hee knoweth not for
hee was come away before. And otherwise answereth not

To the 7th hee referreth himselfe to his foregoeing deposition and otherwise
cannot answer.

To the 8th hee saith that at Amsterdam hee saw bills of exchange
for moneyes drawne thither by mr ffernandez and other the Imployers of this
citie towards the said affaire, and the said Tilley and Chantherwell received
the moneys thereupon towards the same, And otherwise hee cannot answer
saving as aforesaid.

To the 9th hee saith hee hath knowne the said Tilley and Chanterwell
ever since the said shipps preparing for the said voyage, and the other persons
interrogated of this citie about tenn weekes, and hath lately seene some of

To the tenth hee cannot depose.

To the 11th hee saith the said Robles is accounted a Portuguese by birth and otherwise
cannot answer.

To the 12th hee cannot depose.

To the 13th negatively.

To the 14th hee cannot answer, not having deposed to that article.

To the 15th hee cannot answer.

To the 16th hee saith hee did not see the contents of any of the letters of