ANON., [SSNE 4857]

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ANON.
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SCOT
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Text source

The skipper of the ship Francois-Boot, registered to the King of Cochin was noted as a Scot when the ship arrived in Bengal in 1706. The cargo consisted of pepper, cardomin and other spices.

See 'General Missiven der VOC, VI, 1698-1713, p.436.

Service record

COCHIN, SHIP FRANCOIS-BOOT [EAST INDIES]
Arrived 1706-01-01, as CAPTAIN
Departed 1707-12-31, as CAPTAIN
Capacity CAPTAIN, purpose COMMERCIAL [NAVAL?]