05_071_01

Image 203 of 208

|

Please login to transcribe this page.

71
Job Tovey is a Collier has lived in the neighbourhood
of the Blackwood near 12 years - has lived in his
present residence at the Blackwood two years or
thereabouts - Was inrolled a Chartist four or
about 12 months ago - There was a large
Chartist Meeting atthe Blackwood on the Whitmonday
at which Frost & Jones attended & both
addressed the Meeting on the subject of the Charter-
Witness belonged to a lodge held at the Coach
& Horses
- Witness attended a Chartist Meeting
at Dukes Town - Frost Jones Williams & Dr Price
Williams & Price took the Chair - He saw
Frost & Jones on the Hustings - Frost & Jones addressed
the Meeting on the subject of the Charter- About
a Month previous to the 3rd of November - There was
a large Meeting at the Coach & Horses which
Frost addressed from the front of the House - Frost
said he came there to give an account of his
conduct in the Convention , and asked if their Member
for the County Mr Williams had given an acc-t of his
conduct - He told them there would be an election
for the Co. of Monmouth at which he would
offer himself & asked the people to accompany
him there where they would have an election
in the old way of universal suffrage _ _ He asked

[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