Ffynh 3M

It is only within these few days that I received information of one incendiary fire that was completed, another that broke out and was extinguished almost immediately; and I am led to believe that those fires were in consequence of the parties who owned the property having a farm, and another portion of land which they held as well, and that the fire was supposed to be the visitation of Rebecca for that supposed offence. About a fortnight or three weeks ago, there was a threatening notice placed upon the door of a farmer in the neighbourhood of Whitland, ... and his offence was supposed to be that of holding three farms, I think.

(Evidence of Col. George Rice Trevor, Vice-Lieutenant of Carms., before Rebecca Commissioners, 7 November 1843, Minutes of Evidence before the Commissioners of Inquiry for South Wales, 1844 [Tip: daliwch Ctrl a chliciwch dolen i'w agor mewn tab newydd. (Cuddio tip)] )