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Reg[in]a v[ersu]s George Turner Commonly called Geo[rge] Cole

Daniel Evans of Newport
I was at Newport Monday
mor[ni]ng 4th Nov[embe]r Inst[an]t about
9 O'clock I was in my
own House opposite the
Westgate looking out of

down Stairs when the firing from
the Soldiers began I went upstairs

The Window ^ [the above lines added]I saw the
Mob come round in front
of the Westgate I saw them
come to the back Gates
of the Westgate armed
with Guns Pikes & other
weapons. Then they turned
to the front the Westgate when
they found the Gates Shut
They then fired into the
Westgate - I then saw
the prisoner who was



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