Sheffield Flood      Claims Archive

Claim for loss of property #51 – Particulars

  No. of Claim Name of Claimant Description of Claimant Address of Claimant  
  51 George Barnsley George Barnsley Junior trading as George Barnsley & Sons File & Steel Manufacturers Cornish Works Cornish Street  
  Nature of Claimant’s Interest   Particulars of Claim Amount of Damages Claimed  
  Owners   Taking down and rebuilding 10 Brick arch to six hole melting furnace £6      
    Taking down and rebuilding lower part of Furnace Stack £10      
    Taking up and relaying flag floor & metal plates in melting Furnace £1 10s    
    Removing rubbish out of Celllar & melting Furnace £3 15s    
    Cleaning out Well in melting Furnace £1 5s    
    Removing rubbish out of Steel cellar £1 10s    
    Cleaning out rubbish from cast weighing machine and refixing weighing machine £4      
    Repairing and refixing small weighing machine £1 10s    
    Removing rubbish out of large Steel Warehouse, small Steel Warehouse, Ban Steel Room, Lighting Furnace, Stable File Cutting Shops & Cottage House £7 10s    
    Carting away all rubbish out of the yard etc £12      
    2 Tons of soft Cokes for forging etc spoilt 25/. £2 10s    
    2 Tons of hard Cokes for melting etc spoilt £1 12s    
    2 Tons of mixed Clay for pot making spoilt 25/5 £2 11s    
    43 melting pots spoilt @ 1/. £2 3s    
    To mans time cleaning Bundled Export Steel which was covered over by the flood £2      
    To 4 Gross of Shoe Blades lost, out grinding at Malin Bridge Grinding Wheel £2 8s    
        £62 4s    
  Certificate Granted
2 June 1865
Assessed by Assent at £62 4s    

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