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He obliged me to go with them. They
took me down with them as far
Quarra Mawr . They knocked up
Strickland and demanded Arms
He said he had none. I saw him at
his door he came down in his Drawers
I asked one of the Girls for a drink of water.
A little below there is another Tram
road
coming into the Sirhowy Road
Another Gang came along that road &
joined us That Gang appeared a great
deal larger than ours. They were in
two Bodies When they met they gave
3 cheers and fired two Guns up in
the air. They all then proceeded forward
towards Newport between the machine
and full moon public House
I
again attempted to get off & hide
myself when Harry Harris whom
I had before seen at Gellygros came
up to me with a candle in his
hand and sung out " Here is
Furman now". I there saw
George Tillett come up to me
with a Gun in his Hand and said

[in left margin]
Strickland
Harry Harris

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