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Mr Cock was very civil to me, and here I lived in the greatest content imaginable. I had much to do in my profession, yet leisure to study, to walk, to fish, and take pleasure. At the end of the season I went by boat to Cape Broyle, to Caplin bay, 5 to Feryland, and home. Here are beaver, otter, and deer plentiful; for fruits, strawberry, raspberries, whorts, and wild grapes incredible. The diseases of this country are: breaking out of the arm wrests, colds and coughs, and the scurvy, of which they have two sorts, the one an acute scurvy, soon caught, soon cured, the other a cachexy, or dry scurvy, which makes the patient look thin, yellow, squalled, with pain and paresis of the limbs, and is often mortal.
He became mayor of Plymouth in 1694 and a fellow of the Royal Society in 1702. He died in July 1721, in Plymouth. IN FEBRUARY  my father shipped me to go Chyrurgeon of the Reformation, Mr Wm. Cock, commander, 70 men, 3 guns, 100 ton, bound for Newfoundland, to make a voyage. I were glad of the voyage, but so sorrowfully provided for it as is scarce credible. I had not the common necessaries that every sailor had. I had few and ill clothes, few and common medicines and utensils, 6 quarts of brandy, a small pot of butter, and books I had pickt up, a few.
After many fruitless attempts to attain the object proposed, I was at last recommended to the Governor of Newfoundland, Sir Hugh Palliser, who received me with great kindness, and even offered to carry me out on board his ship. This I declined, but begged for a recommendatory note to the Governor of St John's, which he willingly provided for me; and I now went with the first ship to St John's, where I lodged at the house of a merchant, who shewed me all possible civility. I worked here at my trade, and expected patiently the arrival of the Governor.