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Francis Kynvin of Newport in
the County of Monmouth Painter
Plumber and Glazier -
I remember Monday the 4th
November last - I was sworn
in as Special Constable previously
to the Riots that occured at
Newport on that day - Benjamin
- a painter in my Employ
also a Specia & as I understood a
Special Constable was taken by me
at 1/2 past 8 o'Clock on the
Monday morning, to the Westgate
Inn and I gave him a Staff - and
directed him to stop in the yard
at the back of the Westgate -
I took my station at the front door -
I remained there until I saw John
come down with the Rioters,
I immediately ran into the House
and told the then Mayor Sir
Thomas Phillips whom I met in the passage there was one
Man amongst the mob whom I



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