Sheffield Flood      Claims Archive
 
 

Claim for loss of property #146 – Particulars

  No. of Claim Name of Claimant Description of Claimant Address of Claimant  
  146 John James Robinson & William Law trading as Robinson & Law Tobacco Manufacturers 53 Bridge Street Sheffield  
  Nature of Claimant’s Interest   Particulars of Claim Amount of Damages Claimed  
    Loss of Tobacco Snuff and Cigars - Damage to Tobacco Snuff and Cigars - Incidental Expenses to Tobacco, Machinery, Presses, & other Stock Office Fixtures Warehouse Fixtures etc etc etc. Particulars will be sent if required. Full amount of amended claim        
  March 1864 11,110 lbs Tobacco Leaf Duty @ 3/2 lb £1759 1s 8d  
    1200 lbs Tobacco cost @ 11d lb £55      
    500 lb Tobacco cost @ 11d lb £22 18s 4d  
    600 Strips Tobacco cost @ 1/4½ lb £41 5s    
    250 Strips Hungarian cost @ 8½ lb £8 17s    
    350 Strips Dutch cost @ 7½ lb £10 18s 9d  
    700 Strips Greek cost @ 5½ lb £16   10d  
    320 Strips Turkey cost @ 8 lb £10 13s 4d  
    100 Strips Java cost @ 8¼ lb £3 8s 9d  
    1300 Strips Leaf cost @ 11 lb £59 11s 8d  
    800 Strips Maryland (FHB) @ 7d lb £23 6s 8d  
    800 Strips Ohio cost @ 7½ lb £25      
    800 Strips Maryland (Edwards) @ 8¾ lb £29 3s 4d  
    350 Strips Maryland Sundrys @ 7½ £10 18s 9d  
  March 19 1864 By 105 lbs Kentucky Leaf @ 4/1 £21 8s 9d  
    By 207 lbs Kentucky Leaf - 30% Wet @ 4/. £41 8s    
    By 262 lbs Maryland - 30% Dry @ 3/10 £50 4s 4d  
    By 126 lbs Strips - 30% Dry @ 4/6½ £28 12s 3d  
    By 73 lbs Strips - 30% Wet @ 4/4½ £15 19s 4d  
    By 36 lbs Green - 30% Dry @ 3/7½ £6 10s 6d  
    By 57 lbs Green - 30% Wet @ 2/6½ £10 1s 10½d  
    By 160 lbs Ohio 30% Dry @ 3/9½ £30 6s 8d  
    By 37 lbs German Strips - Dry @ 3/9 £6 18s 9d  
    By 50 lbs Dutch - Dry @ 3/9 £9 7s 6d  
    By 132 lbs Maryland - Wet @ 3/7 £23 13s    
    By 58 lbs Dutch & German - Wet @ 3/8½ £10 15s 1d  
    By 89 lbs Dutch & German - Wet @ 3/7½ £16 2s 7d  
    By 20 lbs Strips German - Wet @ 4/3 £2 2s 6d  
    450 lbs Maryland 7d £13 2s 6d  
    350 lbs Maryland 7d £10 4s 2d  
    350 lbs Maryland Best £12 15s 3d  
    760 lbs In operation £26 18s 4d  
    400 lbs Dutch £12 10s    
    250 lbs Dutch £7 16s 3d  
    200 lbs Dutch £6 5s    
    200 lbs German 7d £5 16s 8d  
    80 lbs Java £2 15s    
    1000 lbs Smalls 2/6 £125      
    600 lbs Tobacco Manufactured 3/2 £95      
    600 Boxes Cigars 9/. Box £270      
    160 Boxes Cigars Foreign Duty 5/. £40      
    160 Boxes Cigars Foreign cost 8/. £64      
    Carriage of Boxes Cigars Foreign £1 10s    
    284 lbs Snuff @5/. £71      
    140 lbs Snuff @ 4/10 £33 16s 8d  
    Benches and Chairs Destroyed   10s    
    Tools Nails etc.   5s    
    Steam Engine £4      
    Cutting Engine No.1 £2      
    Cutting Engine No. 2 £1      
    Hydraulic Press, Screw Press & Wood Work £1      
    Wood Flooring £1 10s    
    4 Presses damaged £2      
    Steam Stove £2      
    Roll Tocacco damaged (Hays) £3 15s    
    Weights & Scales adjusting etc.   10s    
    Paper & Bags   10s    
    Pegs 30/. Twine & cord 10/. £2      
    Books 20/. Steel pens 7/6 £1 7s 6d  
    Desk   10s    
    Bill heads   10s    
    Letter paper   10s    
    Envelopes & cards   7s    
    By 21 lbs Dutch - Wet 3/8½ £3 17s 11d  
    By 29 lbs Dutch & German - Wet 3/9½ £5 10s    
    By 10 lbs Dutch & German - Wet 3/6½ £1 15s 5d  
  March 22 100 lbs K Leaf German - Wet 3/2 £15 16s 8d  
    17 lbs K Leaf German - Wet 3/8 £3 2s 4d  
    21 lbs K Leaf German - Wet 3/8 £3 17s    
  March 23 18 lbs K Leaf German - Wet 3/8 £3 6s    
    4 lbs K Leaf German - Wet 3/2   12s 8d  
  March 24 23 lbs K Leaf German - Wet 3/2 £3 12s 10d  
    50 lbs K Dutch & German - Wet 3/2 £7 18s 4d  
  March 25 63 lbs K Dutch & German - Wet 3/2 £9 19s 6d  
  March 26 75 lbs K Leaf - Wet 3/2 £11 17s 6d  
    11 lbs Strips - Wet 3/2 £1 14s 10d  
    7 lbs Maryland - Wet 3/2 £1 2s 2d  
    24 lbs Dutch - Wet 3/2 £3 16s    
    30 K Leaf - Wet 3/2 £4 15s    
  29 March 10 lbs Leaf - Wet 3/2 £1 11s 8d  
    146 lbs Leaf - Wet 3/2 £23 2s 4d  
    75 lbs Leaf - Wet 3/2 £11 17s 6d  
    10 lbs Leaf - Wet 3/2 £1 11s 8d  
  30 March 149 lbs Leaf - Wet 3/2 £23 11s 10d  
  31 March 90 lbs Leaf - Wet 3/2 £14 5s    
    33 lbs Leaf - Wet 3/2 £5 4s 6d  
    122 lbs Leaf - Wet 3/2 £19 6s 4d  
  1 April 76 lbs Leaf - Wet 3/2 £12   8d  
  2 April 46 lbs Leaf - Wet 3/2 £7 5s 8d  
    34 lbs Leaf - Wet 3/2 £5 7s 8d  
    51 lbs Leaf - Wet 3/2 £8 1s 6d  
    53 lbs Leaf - Wet 3/2 £8 7s 10d  
  4 April 106 lbs Leaf - Wet 3/2 £16 15s 8d  
  5 April 22 lbs Leaf - Wet 3/2 £3 9s 8d  
    102 lbs Leaf - Wet 3/2 £16 3s    
    18½ lbs Leaf - Wet 3/2 £2 18s 7d  
  6 April 12½ lbs Leaf - Wet 3/2 £1 19s 7d  
    60 lbs Leaf - Wet 3/2 £9 10s    
  7 April 16½ lbs Leaf - Wet 3/2 £2 12s 3d  
  8 April By 12 lbs Leaf - Wet @ 3/2 £1 18s    
  9 April By 41 lbs Leaf - Wet @ 3/2 £6 9s 10d  
  April 16 By 14 lbs Banel Snuff 5/2 £3 12s 4d  
    By 14 lbs Banel Snuff 5/2 £3 12s 4d  
    Box Cigars 6/.   6s    
    132 Boxes Cigars 9/. £59 8s    
  April 18 14 lbs Banel Snuff 5/2 £3 12s 4d  
    3 lbs Shag 3/.   9s    
    10 Boxes Common Cigars damaged 5/. £2 10s    
  22 April Tin Snuff 7/.   7s    
  23 April 2 Boxes Cigars 6/6   13s    
  9 April Marsden Cigars   3s    
  April 16 Marden Cigars   4s    
  April 26 222 lbs Snuff @ 2/7 £28 13s 6d  
    21 lbs Cigars damaged @ 3/2 £3 6s 6d  
    31 lbs Cigars damaged @ 3/2 £4 18s 2d  
    152 Maryland FHR 3/9 £28 10s    
    156 Marylands (Edwards) 3/10¾ £30 7s 9d  
    70 lbs Ohio 3/9½ £13 5s 5d  
    Tobacco from Customs allowed 3965 lbs @ 3/. And 5% £624 9s 9d  
    To 2 Coats, hats & caps £1 10s    
    Cooperage & casks £2      
    Coopers Tools   10s    
    Nails & Screws £10      
    Office & room papering £2      
    Hooks & cord   15s    
    Bags matting & canvas   10s    
    Office matting & mat   15s    
    Baskets use of   6s    
    Selves extra service 8 days £8      
    Clerk £2      
    Books (Panison & Brailsford)   14s 3d  
    Books (new) £1 3s 10d  
    2 Telegrams (to Mason Chesterfield)   2s 6d  
    Waste for cleaning   2s 6d  
    300 lbs Cavendish loss 2d per lb £2 10s    
    1267 lbs Irish Roll loss 2d per lb £10 11s 2d  
    157 lbs Irish Roll loss 2d per lb £2 12s 4d  
    Cigars 2 Boxes   1s    
    4498 lbs Tobacco Mason's loss 1d per lb £18 14s 10d  
    Expenses to London 1 week Mr Law £6      
    Roll Tobacco Labour on Fisher £2 4s 10d  
  April 26 29 Casks & coopering @2/6 £3 12s 6d  
    Labour in packing Tobacco to London £2      
    Labour in attending to the Tobacco 6 weeks £1 10s    
  March 19 Holmes wages cigars £1      
    Loxleys   2s    
    Atkinson   1s 9d  
    Ship E [?]   1s 9d  
  Spinners Kays 7 days £1 15s    
    Fisher 7 days £1 15s    
    Renshaw 7 days £1 15s    
    Baily   8s    
    Corlishaw   6s    
    Mc Lund   12s    
    Middleton   4s    
    To Hayes Girl   3s 6d  
    To Hayes 2 Sons £1 2s    
    To Hayes Boy   3s    
    To Masons men   10s    
    To Cigars damaged to 6 boxes   9s    
    To loss on 3 CRs Snuff 2/4 each   7s    
    To loss on 2 boxes cigars 6d   1s    
    To men 7 days wages £11 13s    
    To 7 weeks rent of Ashforth's Premises £7      
    To loss on 1 days sale of Tobacco etc £3      
    To Advertising   9s    
    To Labour to selves        
    To Loss of Trade        
    To Solicitors charges £3 3s    
    To Mrs Epworth cleaning   5s    
    To 95 lbs Tobacco Snuff Loss on manufacturing 1d   7s 11d  
    To 30 lbs Tobacco Moley Loss on manufacturing 1d   2s 6d  
    To 30 lbs Tobacco Paper Loss on manufacturing 1d   2s 6d  
    To Carriage of Tobacco from London £2 12s 2d  
    To Wear and Tear £5      
    To interest on £740.8.0 @ 7½ £3 9s 4½d  
    To interest on £624.9.9 @ 7½ £7 18s    
    Joinering   17s 6d  
    Credit by Leaf Cigars Tobacco & Customs allowed £-1368 -4s -2½d  
    To interest £31 4s    
        £3067 4s 1½d  
  Certificate Granted
19 January 1865
Assessed by Agreement at £1690      

Note: Nature of Claimant's Interest is omitted

Corrections? Let us know >

 
Supported by The National Lottery through the Heritage Lottery Fund Sheffield Archives Sheffield Hallam University