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freight for the same and heard him the said harrison say that the same
was for his owne accompt, and otherwise hee cannot depose.

To the 7th hee cannot depose.

Repeated the 6th of September 1654 before
doctor Clarke and dr Godolphin after 2 in the afternoone.



The seaventh of September 1654. [CENTRE HEADING]

The Lord Protector against the}
Greene dragon and Marble stones}
and other goods in the same.}

Examined upon an allegation on the behalfe of
his said highnesse.

Rowe dt.


Edward Scrafe of Bright hampston in the County of
Sussex Gentleman, aged 55 yeares or thereabouts
sworme and examined.

To the first article of the said allegation hee saith and deposeth
that within the time arlate and more particularly within some fewe
dayes after the feast of Saint Andrew the Apostle 1652, a certaine
shipp commonly called the Greene dragon otherwise the Greene Whale
was by meanes of fowle and thick weather cast away
with her lading of Marble stones and other goods neare Brighthampston
aforesaid and there the said shipp perished, which hee knoweth because hee was then
present at Brighthampston and sawe her soe cast away.

To the second hee saith that the next morning after such casting away
this deponent had speech with severall of the company of the said shipp
who escaped and came there ashore, and heard them say and acknowledge
that the said shipp Greene dragon other wise Greene Whale was a
holland shipp, and saith there was a common and [?XXXX] [?and] speech there that the said shipp and her lading were belonging
to hollanders, And otherwise hee cannot depose.

To the last hee referreth himselfe to the lawes and customs of this
Commonwealth in the matters arlated, And otherwise cannot depose.

Repeated before doctors Clarke and Godolphin.

Edward Scrafe [SIGNATURE, RH SIDE]


The seaventh of September 1654. [CENTRE HEADING]

The claime of Colonell Samuell Atkins of}
Leith in Scotland for the Saint John. John Thomas}
master and goods taken by the Restitution.}

Rp. [?X C cap]


John Augustin of dunquirke Merchant aged 23
yeares or thereabouts sworne and examined.

To the first and second articles of the said allegation hee saith and deposeth that
hee well knoweth the producent Samuel Atkins by correspondence in
traffique, and was and is at dunquirke factor to the said Atkins
and that in the moneth of October last past or thereabouts the said
Samuell Atkins by severall letters from Leith in Scotland sent