Henry Westerby

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Henry Westerby is associated with Ballarat, Victoria located at these coordinates -37.55, 143.85

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A forty-year-old labourer also known as Yorkey, Westerby was arrested for his involvement in the burning of Bentley's hotel along with McIntyre and Fletcher. Eventually all three were convicted of rioting and pulling down a dwelling house. Westerby was sentenced to be imprisoned for a period of 6 calender months. Thomas Fletcher singled out amongst the many that had converged that afternoon. Fletcher, a printer by trade, along with McIntyre and Westerby, was arrested for his involvement in the destruction of the Eureka hotel. He was sentenced to 4 months imprisonment.

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