Goldfields Involvement, 1854
James Richardson Gaunt was at the Treason Trials.
- James Richardson Gaunt on his oath saith:
- I was with Eugene Bellairs on the 30th instant - We met prisoner Campbell and asked ?? Melbourne. He made a signal and said he would show us. I saw a p?? we turned down the hill, he ran after us and shouted to the mob, we ?? bullets were fired close after us. By prisoner - you were close enough ?? we asked the way to Melbourne.
- James R. Gaunt
- Sworn before me
- At Ballarat this 8th December 1854
- E. Sturt PM
Post 1854 Experiences
Corfield, J.,Wickham, D., & Gervasoni, C. The Eureka Encyclopaedia, Ballarat Heritage Services, 2004.
- VPRS 5527 Unit 2, Item 5, p. 42