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and Mr Summers Harford another Magistrate
of that Division waiting my arrival -
The Magistrates & myself were actively engaged
during the following night in endeavoring to
discover the cause of the alarm which had -
been created & the objects of the parties -
concerned - It was ascertained during the
night that l a great number of persons had
congregated together during the night & that
they had determined to proceed in a body
towards Newport where they were to
appear at an early hour- The next
morning - feeling anxious to return
to Newport in consequence of what
had transpired & anticipating what
was likely to take place, I left Tredegar
Iron Works
on the morning of Monday
the 4th November by the Tredegar
Coach at 7 o'clock- Nothing extraordinary
occurred until the Coach reached -

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