August 1733 "by Giles Russell paid' William Gibbs over and above money he had before of the Captain in hand for 1/8 of his new Sloop Blessing - 7 5s.6d. 17 January 1733/4: "[To Mayoralty] for affixing mayors seal to 8 protests at 2/6 ye seal and 2/- each oath - 1.17s.". 15 June 1734 "Gave Prince of ye Marinits in Syria the most Noble George Thomazin" - 2s.6d. 16 November 1734 "by Giles Russell paid William Deans half the charges in repairing their houses where the Leaden Shute is put up" - 3.4s.10d. 4 January 1734/5 "paid William Vincent and Tyler Garland making a New Piere house which was demolished in the late slide which happened 16 ulto, and for loss of Sundry Tools in all" - 13 7s.6d. November 1735 "paid for a Parrot Cage" -10s.6d. 19 May 1736 "by Sloop Prosperous paid William Page for his halfe of her, and for stamp and drawing bill sale, paid for 2 old Blocks for her" - 60 6s. 17 June 1736 "To Captain Rose for so much laid out for leading of windows and sweeping chimneys" - 4s.4d. 23 August 1736 "To Sloop Prosperous of James Dyer for her earnings in 7 voyages and twice as a lighter to Portland to this day being one third of what her freight produced clear of charges" - "22 8s.10 1/2d. November 1737 "Journey to Berwick and Dorchester to see wild bears latter end mo[nth]" - 3s.10d.