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The Information of Iohn Wood of White Chappell street in the parrish of White Chappell in the County of Middlesex 17th. Febry 16989

Who saith That one Mathew Iohnson + Mr      Furness of the Mint did severall times about 3 yeares ago counterfeit the Current Coyn of this Kingdom by counterfeit milld shillings severall times at one Mr. Greens in the Mint in Southwark aforesaid and likewise in Gravell Lane in Southwark and mrs Iohnson wife of the said Mathew Iohnson + Mrs. Furness wife of the said Iohn Furness used to file + edge the said Counterfeit money after their husbands had cast it as aforesaid

the mark of
Iohn Wood

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