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108
Thomas Watts of Gellygroes in the Parish of
Monythusloyne in the county of Monmouth Hallier States
That on Wednesday the 13th day of November last he with
three assistants took the prisoners Thomas Edwards and
William John Llewellyn out of the Levels called Havodtryscloed
in the said Parish of Monythusloyne and apprehended the other
two prisoners Job Harris and Joseph Coules in their respective
houses upon Warrants for being concerned in the late riots at
Newport - On our way down to Newport with the Prisoners
they all voluntarily admitted that they had broken open and
entered Job Walters' house on Sunday night the 3rd November
by the command of George Beach and others and that the same
party broke open and entered several other houses in the way from
Argoed to Newport
- The prisoners also confessed coming down
with the mob to Newport

Thomas Watts
Witness W. S. Cartwright

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