East Indies: May 1608

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Calendar of State Papers Colonial, East Indies, China and Japan, Volume 2, 1513-1616. Originally published by Her Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1864.

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May 1608

May 3–13. 410. Court Minutes of the East India Company. Thos. Trotter and Nicholas Skinner, admitted adventurers of 150l. each in the fourth voyage, under Henry Bridgeman. Motion for a second voyage to be set forth by the adventurers in the fourth voyage referred.
May 9.—Two ships to be provided by the adventurers in the third voyage. Differences with [Wm.] Wilford and Thos. Salterne to be further considered. Twenty shillings allowed to a surgeon for having left his instruments at Bantam. A further sum, making 100l. of Henry Bridgeman's adventure in the third voyage to be set over to Rich. Maplesden.
May 13.—The first payment, being one–third part of each man's adventure in the third voyage, to be brought in to Thos. Farrington, treasurer, by 27th inst. [Two pages. Court Bk, II., 93, 94.]