HCA 13/73 f.64v Annotate

From MarineLives
Jump to: navigation, search

Expand this area to see details of page purpose, how to register, how to add footnotes, and useful links.


This page is for the annotation of HCA 13/73 f.64v.

Annotations can be viewed by everyone on a read-only basis.

For more information on MarineLives and the MarineLives Annotation Project read our Shipping News blog entries:

Annotating Marine Lives, May 1st 2013
Adding value to primary documents, May 8th 2013
Witnesses in Court, 1657-1658 (May 9th, 2013)

Registration to annotate documents

Registration is required to contribute annotations to this page and to other pages in the wiki.

You can register using the following Form, and we will issue you with a UserName and Password for the wiki.

Text formatting

The MarineLives transcription platform is built on MediaWiki, which uses wiki markup to format text. For a guide showing how to produce italics, bold, escaped text and headings, see the MediaWiki page on formatting; there are also guides for internal and external links, image embedding, tables, and more on lists.

Adding footnotes

  • Go into edit mode
  • Insert immediately after the sentence or phrase you wish to annotate the following macro:<ref>This is the footnote text</ref>
  • Replace 'This is the footnote text' with the footnote you wish to add, using the format: first name, surname, title, (place of publication, date of publication), page or folio number
  • Save the page

For more information and advanced formatting, including how to add and format links within the footnote, see the Wikipedia help on footnotes. This uses the same markup formatting.

Example footnote template:

  • ''HCA 13/XX f.XXXX Case: XXXX; Deposition: XXXX; Date: XXXX. Transcribed by XXXX''<ref>[http://XXXXX Electronic link to a digital source]</ref>

Suggested links

Annotate HCA 13/64 Volume Page
Annotate HCA 13/65 Volume Page
Annotate HCA 13/68 Volume Page
Annotate HCA 13/69 Volume Page
Annotate HCA 13/70 Volume Page
Annotate HCA 13/71 Volume Page
Annotate HCA 13/72 Volume Page
Annotate HCA 13/73 Volume Page
Annotate HCA 13/74 Volume Page
Marine Lives Tools


HCA 13/73 f.64v: Right click on image for full size image in separate window


To the 6th hee saith that the said Simon da herera Leyva
was in the moneth of June 1658: and before and since
ffactor and correspondent of the said Producent Mr Robles
and saith that in yeeres 1656: and 1657: the said Robles
hath sent a great quantity of goods and Merchandizes
from hence to the said da herera Leyva or other of the
said Robles his factors, at the Canaryes. for his the said
Tobles his owne account, And further deposeth not/.

To the 7th hee saith that about the beginning of the moneth
of March last hee this deponent did hire and take to freight
of Mr Richard fford of London Merchant
the arlate ship the Saint Laurence which is of the burthen of about two hundred tonnes Peter Ben[?ewij GUTTER]
=sent Master) and the said Mr Robbles having occasion to use
some Tonnage in a ship to carry goods from hence to
the Canaryes, and bring wines home for his account
and the said ship the Saint Laurence being designed by
this deponent to goe to the Canaryes, and to returne againe
to this Port of London, the said Mr Robles did hire and take
to freight (by Charter party bearing date the 19th day of
March 1657 old stile) seaventy Tonnes of the said ship the Saint
Laurence and having nowe seene the Charter party to the
said Allegation annexed. hee saith the same was and is the said Charter party
made betweene this deponent and the said Mr Robles and was
on or about the day of the sate thereof really and truely
signed, sealed and delivered by this deponent as and for his
Act and deed, and the said Charter partie was and is true
and reall and further deposeth not./:

To the 8th hee saith that about two or three dayes after the said
Robles had taken the said Tonnage of this deponent as aforesaid
hee did Lade or caused to laden or put on board the said
ship Saint Laurence Peter Benewysent Master a great quantity of
goods, amounting to a great Vallue, for his owne account
as this deponent doth verily beleeve) and Consigned the same to the
presaid Simon fa herera Leyva at the Canaryes who was
ordered by the said Robles (as this deponent hath heard and beleeveth)
to sell and dispose of the same, to the said Robles his best
advantage and to returne the Proceed thereof in Canary wines and goods
and further hee deposeth not:/:

Tothe 9th hee saith that upon the Lading of the foresaid goods
the said ship the Saint Laurence herein this Port the said Mr Robles
the better to secure his said goods and exchanges from seizure by [XXXX GUTTER] did cause
two bills of Lading to be made for the same: and to be [XXXX GUTTER]
signed by the said Peter Benenijsent the one in the English Language
dated the 26th of March 1658: which hee saith was the reall and
true bill of lading for the foresaid Robles his goods, and [XXX XXXXX GUTTER]
the said goods are expressed and set downe for the account and