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Claim for loss of property #417 – Particulars

  No. of Claim Name of Claimant Description of Claimant Address of Claimant  
  417 William Booth Spring Knife Manufacturer, Shilo Wheel 72 School Lane, Park  
  Nature of Claimant’s Interest   Particulars of Claim Amount of Damages Claimed  
  Lost time   3 days loss for myself & Boy 6/. Per day   18s    
    Loss sustained by Work & Goods washed away & otherwise damaged in the House of John Mycroft Harrow Yard Harvest Lane out worker 2 doz 4 inch 2 Blade knives @8/. Per dozen   16s    
    6 dozen 3½ inch 2 Blade Knives @ 7/6 per dozen £2 5s    
        £3 19s    
  Certificate Granted
3 May 1865
Assessed by Assent at £3 19s    

Note: Nature of Claimant's Interest is omitted

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