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The Queen agt John Frost
- for High Treason

Witnesses to prove the Indictmt

John Harford of Blackwood Bedwellty Collier
working at the Rock Colliery -
States that he saw Frost betwn Cefn & the Welsh
Oak
on Monday morng the day of the riots abt 4
pm[??] , wearing a red cravat - Frost ...[*]
his intention as to Newport

Esther Pugh wife of Richd Pugh of Coach & Horses
[*] Blackwood
-
[*indented] Z. Williams

States that Frost & Z. Williams were at
their House together on the Friday previous to the
riots, Frost stayed from 9 till 1/2 p[ast] 4 -

Job Tovey of ___ [blank] Colliery
States that Frost lodged at his House
Friday & Saturday Nights -
speaks to a meeting at Whitmonday & anor
at Blackwood at wh Frost spoke -

Susannah Tovey -
Will speak to same effect.

Harris Willm of Blackwood Collier
[indented] Z. Williams
States that on Sunday 3rd Nov. he saw Frost
& W. Davies standg on ... ye steps of the Coach & Horses
abt dark Frost was speaking to the Mob
That at the Welsh Oak Frost gave the word
"All you with pieces come in front" &c-

Brough Barnabas of Pontypool Brewer-
States that he was stopped on Sunday Night
by an armed body that he was forced with
them to Risca that he then saw Frost

[* ? makes known]

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