the cost of a schooner, Delaware 1763

1763 – Bound to Baptist Lay £520 for schooner 40 feet keel and 17 feet beam; 6 feet and a half foot in the hold

1763 KNOW all men by these presents that I Samuel Rowland of the county afsd Marriner am hereby held and firmly bound unto Baptist Lay Shipwright of said county in the – and full sum of £520 payment of which sum well and truly to be made unto Baptist Lay or to his certain Attorney heirs … I do hereby bind myself my heirs … jointly and severally firmly by the presents in the whole and for the whole … 24 August 1763

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