A: The Taff has got nothing at all whatever to do with the Ely
Q: Is it your opinion then that any interfering with the Taff Water cannot affect the Penarth Head
A: Yes, it cannot affect it in the least – it is the tide in the River Ely that keeps the Scour of the Penarth Harbour
Q: The Penarth Harbour depends upon the scour of the Ely tide
Cross Examined by Mr Rodwell
Q: Did you know the scheme of 1864
A: When there was a large Docks proposed?
Q: Yes, when they took a great deal more
Q: You saw no objection to that
A: I saw no objection to having more docks, because more docks...