To the nynth article of the sayd allegatio … To the nynth article of the sayd allegation. This deponent saith That of his sight and<br />
knowledge the next morning after the lading and stowing of the sayd<br />
ten pipes of wynes on board the ''John and Mary'', there came on board<br />
one Paxton Master of another shipp there lying, with a note or order<br />
to recyve back agayne the sayd ten pipes and lade them on his<br />
owne shipp. And the sayd William Webber in this deponents presence, and<br />
hearing did give the sayd Paxton full and free liberty to come<br />
on board him with his the sayd Paxtons owne Company and to remove<br />
and take with him the sayd ten pipes of wyne. But the sayd Paxton<br />
seeing that they were allready stowed did not aććept of the sayd<br />
offer, nor did remove the sayd ten pipes of wyne. And otherwise<br />
hee ćannot depose.
To the 10th. article hee saith hee knoweth nothing thereof.
To the 11th article he saith there is noe doubt but Custome and excise<br />
must be payd for the sayd ten pipes, and that the freight for the same<br />
ought to be payd, but by whom, how much or to who he knoweth not<br />
nor can hee to this article further or otherwise depose.
To the 12th and Charter party now shewed him therein mentioned he<br />
saith he knoweth nothing thereof.
To the last he saith his deposition is true.
To the Crosse Interrogratories. [CENTRE HEADING]
To the first Interrogatory he saith he ćomes to be a witnesse att the request of the<br />
sayd Webber. and is noe way ćoncerned in this cause as to proffit or losse.<br />
and as to Justice favoureth all parties equally. And further otherwise<br />
than negatively he cannot answer.
To the 2th. negatively to every part thereof.
To the 3d hee saith he was on board the ''John and Mary'' when the sayd ten pipes<br />
came on board her. and he rećeived them from a Barkero that brought<br />
noe note with him att all for the same. And otherwise he cannot answer.
To the .4th. he saith he was not present att any agreement touching the sayd<br />
Indulto moneyes nor knowes how much, by who or to whom the sayd same was<br />
payd neyther did he see any payd. And otherwise he cannot answere.
To the 5th Interrogatory he referreth himselfe to his foregoeing depositions.
To the .6th. Interrogatory hee saith he knoweth the interrate Bevin, who is sayd<br />
to be Mr Travers his factor. and the sayd Paxton did bring a note<br />
the tyme interrate from the sayd Bevin. but whether the paper annexed now<br />
showne him be the sayd note or be written or subscribed by the sayd<br />
Bevin he saith he cannot depose.
To the 7th Interrogatory he saith he knoweth nothing thereof:
To the 8th. he saith he doth not know to whom the said ten pipes did or doe<br />
belong. And further cannot answere.
To th 9th. he saith that to the best of his remembrance it was the 14th day<br />
of November last that the sayd Pacton came on board the ''John and Mary''<br />
as upon the nynth article he hath declared. And this Rendent was then on board,<br />
andRendent was then on board,<br />