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[top right corner] 9
Simmons Samuel __ 6
lives in Newport
Saw Mob between 8 & 9
oClock armed

At the machine
went up by the Friars
Frost at heir Head
Frost told them at the
Turnpike
to shew themselves
to the Town first
Went down Stow
Hill


Saw them go to the
entrance Gate of the
Westgate Inn - fastened
Frost at their Head - he
(Frost) said to them - now
you must make your
appearance in front - I
was within 3 yards of
them - they then went
to the front of the Inn
they rushed at the Door
I heard the Guns
fired & I went to
Mattocks - near 10 oClock
the last time I saw Frost
near the Westgate

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