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To the 2 article of the sayd allegation hee saith hee cannot depose anything
of certayne knowledge touching the agreement therein mentioned for that the sayd shipp being upon
the sayd 27th of March last broughty to Brewers haven aforesayd,
hee this deponent and others of the Company of the sayd shipp were from
Brewers haven by Land to [?Sewick seas] and thence gott passage to Rotterdam
and soe for England and came noe more neere the shipp Consent but hath
heard and verily beleeveth that the sayd John Ma[?c]e the Master of the Content did since agree
with the arlate John Jacobs the Captaine and Jacob Ma[?c]e one of
the Owners of the sayd dunkirke man of warr for the sayd shipp the Content
and her ladeing on the behalfe of the owners thereof and undertake to pay for
her and it fower hundred and twenty pounds, And hath alsoe heard that
the sayd John Ma[?c]e the Master hath paid part of the sayd summe of
fower hundred and twenty pounds and that the shipp Content hath at Middle=
borough in Zealand obliged there for the remaynder of the sayd summe
And further to this article hee cannot depose

To the rest of the articles hee is not examined by direction of the producents

The marke of the sayd
Andrew A Marten [MARKE, RH SIDE]


The same day./ [CENTRE HEADING]

Examined on the sayd allegation./

Rp. 2

Thomas Winter of harwich in the County of
Essex Mariner aged 25 yeares or thereabouts a
wittnese sworne and examined saith and deposeth as
followeth videlicet

To the first article of the sayd allegation hee saith for that hee was one
of the Company of her at her seizure hee well knoweth that the Shipp the
Content of harwich having taken in a ladeing of Coales at
Newwcastle and being bound thence therewith for London was in
her course for London off of fflamborough head upon the twentith day
of March last both shee and her ladeing seized and taken by a dunkirke
man of warr who after her seizure carried her and her ladeing and
her Master and Company (whereof this deponent was one) into Brewers
haven in Zealand, where shee arrived on or about the 27th day of the
said Moneth of March, having bin all that tyme in the possession of
the sayd dunkirke man of warr, this hee the (sic) knoweth being one of her
company and carried a prizoner to Brewers haven aforesayd And further
to this article hee cannot depose/

To the 2 article of the sayd allegation hee saith hee cannot upon certayne
knowledge depose any thing to the contents thereof for that upon the sayd shipps
being soe brought to Brewers haven on the 27th of march, this deponent
and others of her Company the same day left the sayd shipp and travailed by
land to Sewickseas and thence gott passage to dort and thence to Rotterdam
and thence to England and came noe more neere the sayd shipp but hath heard
and beleeveth that the sayd John Ma[?c]e the Master hath since in behalfe of