Henry Bedwell

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Goldfields Involvement, 1854

Henry Bedwell swore a deposition on 11th December 1854.

This deponent Henry Bedwell on his oath saith as follows:

I am a gold digger. Prisoners tent is about thirty yards from mine in a gully the other side. I recollect seeing prisoner and his mate in bed on Saturday night ?? I was awake the next mornng by the firing. Prisoner came to me ?? heard it. I got up. Prisoner went to his tent. In ? at about ten minutes prisoner came down, the troopers came and arrested prisoner. I have ?? prisoner a will ? during the meetings.

Henry Bedwell Sworn before me at Ballarat this 11th December 1854

E. Sturt PM[1]

Post 1854 Experiences

At the State Treason Trials Witnesses deposing against Charles Brown, Thomas Barry, Michael Tuohy, Henry Read and James Campbell were: George King, John King, Samuel Furnell, John Dougherty, Michael Lawler, Joseph Penrose, John White, John Penaluna, Eugene Bellairs, James Wearne, James Richardson Gaunt, Peter Ellis, John Sullivan, James Clerk, Joseph Raynor, Henry Bedwell, William Richardson.

See also

Further Reading

Corfield, J.,Wickham, D., & Gervasoni, C. The Eureka Encyclopaedia, Ballarat Heritage Services, 2004.



  1. VPRS 5527/P Unit 2 Item 5 page 54
  2. Wickham, D., Gervasoni, C. & Phillipson, W., Eureka Research Directory, Ballarat Heritage Services, 1999.

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