Capital Case File Report to Govenor - Public Record Office Victoria - Public Record Office Victoria (State Archives of Victoria, Australia)
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Title: Capital Case File Report to Govenor
Creator: Public Record Office Victoria
Provenance: VPRS 4966 P0 Unit 2 Item 4 Record 15
Transcript: Ive been sent up for the police there will be murder down there I went out he repeated his words Devine came out asked what's the matter prisoner repeated what he had said, when 10 or 12 yards from the Gate he jumped off his horse covered us with two revolvers said whats your names we told him, prisoner said, you are the man who is going to shoot me on the ferry at ? I said yes I was there at the time, men were crossing and I thought they were the Kellys that was two months before. Prisoner said I am come over to shoot you I mean