010_077_01

Image 142 of 193

|

Please login to transcribe this page.

77 [In top right corner of page]

him - I don't recollect it nor any
words to that effect -
The Attorney General
Did you stay at Home that
day ? Nearly the whole of
that day -
Did you know that there was
any Riot at Newport on that day?
Except from what I heard I did
not know any thing about a Riot
then - I did not once see the
peace broken there - I knew
nothing of a Riot except from the
firing of the Guns - Every thing
was quiet so far as I saw -
By Sir Frederick Pollock
I might have been a foot or two
from the door - the door opened
on the right hand side and I was
on the left hand side going in -
There might have been 40 or 50
persons in the passage - that was
about 9 o'Clock - When the mob
were coming they all crowded to
the passage to see them more out
of curiosity than fear I remember
no one who was there except Scard
and Mr. Hopkins. I went straight
to the door of the Westgate - I was
close to the door Might perhaps
be a foot or two from the door when
I went away. There was a sort
of rush to go back - but not
much confusion. I did not

6 [Encircled, at bottom centre of page]

[history]

Discussion/notes

You don't have permission to discuss this page.

Some images produced with permission of Newport Museum and Art Gallery.

The archival material used by this project come from a number of repositories. If you would like to request the use of an image from this website please contact enquiry@llgc.org.uk @Copyright 2015