Today we find almost the same letter in our package from Kew.
It differs a bit ,but for the record we include it .so here it is .
The links will tell you more about the persons in it.
Aufwaerter H.Vlieland Master
The claim of John Christopher Preidel of London
merchant and agent on behalfe of Emanuel
Frederick Godelman of the city of
Embden Merchant a Subject of his Majestys the
King of Prussia the true lawful and sole Owner
and Propietor of
Three parcels containing Spices
laden and on board the said Ship
Aufwarter whereof H.Vlieland was master
at the time when the ship was taken and seijzed
whilst in the prosecution of a Voyage from
Rotterdam to London
by the Private Ship of War
Courier Thomas Pratt Commanderand brought
to Harwich for the said spices on behalf of
and as the true lawfuland sole property of
the said Emanuel Friedrich Godelman a
Neutral Subject as afore said and all Costs
Lowfws Charges damages and Eaponas that have
arisen or shall or may arise by reason or means
of the Captain and detentionthere of
*note 2015 This paper belongs to the prizepapers of the Aufwaerdter .