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The following paragraph is a typed note adhered to the top margin:-
List of prisoners in the County Gaol
at Monmouth on 30th November, 1839,
awaiting trial at the "next assizes".
Prisoner No.3 is John Frost, committed
on Nov. 5th, 1839 "for having on the
4th day of November instant at the
borough of Newport committed High
Treason against our Sovereign Lady
the Queen, her Crown and Dignity".

[top right hand margin] Page 5

A List of Prisoners in the County Gaol at Monmouth
for trial at the next Assizes or General Gaol Delivering

1. Arthur Jones 47(n) Committed August 17th 1839 by Samuel
Homfray
Esq.r charged upon the oath of David Phillips
with the Manslaughter of Evan Rees late of the Parish
of Bedwelty

2. John Richards 42(n) Committed Octbr 4th 1839 by William
Curre
Esqr. for stealing a Lamb of the value of twenty
shillings the property of John Langley of Shire
newton
in this County
in left hand margin against the above paragraph:- 1

3. John Frost 54 (e & ww) Committed Nov[embe]r 5th 1839 by R.J. Blewitt,
W. Brewer, L. Edwards, Geo[rge] Hall Esq[uire]s James Coles Clerk
for having on the 4th day of November instant at
the borough of Newport Committed High Treason
against our Sovereign Lady the Queen her Crown
and Dignity
in left hand margin against the above paragraph:- 2
4. Charles Waters 26 (z & ww) Committed Nov[embe]r 5th 1839 by R.J.
Blewitt
, W. Brewer, L. Edwards, Geo[rge] Hall, Esq[uire]s and
J. Coles , Clerk for having on the 4th> day of November
instant at the borough of Newport Committed
High Treason against our Sovereign Lady the
Queen her Crown
in left hand margin against the above paragraph:- 3

5. John Partridge 44 (z & w ) Committed Nov[embe]r 7th 1839 by J. Coles,
Clerk, W. Brewer, R.J. Blewitt, & L. Edwards Esquires
for having on the 4th day of November instant at
the borough of Newport committed divers acts
of Treason against our Sovereign Lady the Queen
her Crown and Dignity
in left hand margin against the above paragraph:- 4

6. James Aust 25 ( r.w. well) Committed Nov[embe]r 6th 1839 by W. Brewer,
L. Edwards, R.J. Blewitt, G. Hall Esq[uire]s and J. Coles
Clerk for having on the 4th day of November
instant at the borough of Newport committed
divers acts of Treason and Sedition against
our Sovereign Lady the Queen her Crown and
Dignity
in left hand margin against the above paragraph:- 5

7. Thomas Davies 33 (z & w ) }
8. John Rees 40 (z. ) }
9. Richard Benfield 20 (z & w. ) } Committed Nov[embe]r 7th 1839 by J. Coles
Clerk , R.J. Blewitt, W. Brewer, & L. Edwards
Esquires for having on the 4th day of
in left hand margin against the above:- 6, 7