HCA 13/124 f.89r Annotate

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To the first pretensed position and schedule
therein mentioned hee answereth and
beleeveth the same to bee true/

To the second pretensed position heee answe
reth and accepteth the Contents in that
position soe farre as they make for him
and beleeveth the same to bee true/

To the third hee answereth and beleeveth
the same to bee true/

To the 4th pretensed position hee answereth
and beleeveth that aafter teh death of the
arlate Robert Page and after the arlate
shippe the Jonathan and Abigall had
taken in all her ladeing and was
ready to set saile from the Barbadoes
towards London and not before this re
spondent was put in and constituted
by the factors of the freighters to bee Master
of her and tooke upon him the care charge
and government of the said shippe to saile
or bringe her home for England and not
other wise and for the rest of the said position
hee referreth himselfe to the REcords
of this Court which hee beleeveth to bee
true And otherwise hee doeth not beleeve
the said pretensed position to bee true in
andy parte thereof

To the 5th pretensed position hee answereth and
beleeveth that within the time arlate
the arlate shippe the Jonathan and
Abigall did depart ad set saile from
Carlile Bay in the Barbadoes and
safely arrived in this port of London
and since the arrivall of the said shipp
the Jonathan and Abigall in