HCA 13/66 Silver IMG 118 07 2472 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 13/66 f.13r.

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 13/66 f.13r: Right click on image for full size image in separate window


staied by some shipp or shipps of the Parliaments fleete, and hee beleeveth the
same to be true. And otherwise hee cannot depose.

To the second hee saith hee knoweth all the said masters, but lnoweth not any
of their companies, and for the said masters hee hath only knowne them since
their comming to this citie upon their said stay.

To the third and fourth hee saith that since the said stay of the said shipps hee hath bin
in this Court and on the Exchange and alsoe here in company of the
said three masters, and hath seene the Register of the lading of the said
shipp the Sampson in custodie of
his precontest and brother Peter Vandeput and likewise thhe [?bXX]
lading of the Salvador, namely a catalogue of the lading with the markes
and numbers of the goods and silver and to whom consigned, but sawe
any such catalogue in the custodie of the said masters, nor any other
bills, documents, booke oor bookes or Charter partie what soever [?Touchin)] the
said goods or silver either in custodie of the said masters or of an other
person, and saith that the said catalogues in some places specified for
whose accompt some of the said goods and silver were laden,
and further that the said masters did not tell him nor did hee understand
otherwise than by the said catalogues for whose accompt any part of the
said goods or silver were saving that the masters told him
and hee hath bin otherwise informed that the lading in Generall was for accompt of Spaniards
fflemings and hamburgers and otherwise
hee cannot depose saving the said Otto George and Christian Cloppenburgh
told him that their catalogues (before hee had seen them) were in the custodie of his said brother
and that the [?like] were in this Court. And for the booke or catalogue
of the said Straetman hee sawe none, only his papers hee hath seene
in this Court, and alsoe the papers of the said Otto George and
Christian Cloppenburgh. And saving that hee hath heard and beleeveth
that the foresaid catalogues of the said Otto George and Christian
Cloppenburgh are redelivered by the said Peter van deput to the said

Repeated before doctor Exton

Giles Vandeput [SIGNATURE, RH SIDE]


The third of december 1652. [CENTRE HEADING]

Touching the Silver and money}
aboard the Salvador.}

[?Smith dt.] [?XX int]

Nicholas van Asperen of hamburgh Purser and under Stiersman
of the said shipp Salvador aged 38 yeares or thereabouts
sworne before the right worshipfull [BLANK IN MANUSCRIPT] doctor of lawes one
of the Judges of the high Court of the Admiraltie saith
and deposeth.

That at such time as the silver and money aboard the said shipp were unladen
and loaded by the Commissioners for dutch prize Goods, hee this deponent
being as aforesaid Purser and under stiersman of her was present and tooke a
note and accompt thereof in writinge conteyning the number of the baggs and
marks, and alsoe of the barrs and barretons, as the same were dischardged
out of the shipp into a boate brought fir that purpose, and afterwards