ARTHUR, [SSNE 7172]

Surname
ARTHUR

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Mr Arthur was part of the joint stock company run by Andrew Russell [SSNE 143] and Patrick Thomson [SSNE 6475]. He was based in the Danzig region and gave advice to John Gib Younger [SSNE 7072] when his ship became stranded in Heyligona in September 1687-May 1688. He also laid out some cash in the salvage operation and had connections with James Adie [SSNE 7080] in Danzig

National Archives of Scotland, RH15/106/663. Various letters, John Gib to Andrew Russell (1688)

Service record

SCOTLAND, POLAND-LITHUANIA, DANZIG, DANZIG
Capacity MERCHANT, purpose TRADE, COMMERCE