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Appendix to claim #4528 – Particulars

  No. of Claim Name of Claimant Description of Claimant Address of Claimant  
  4528 Philip Ashberry, John A. Ashberry, Philip H. Ashberry and George W. Ashberry, carrying on business in Copartnership under the style of Philip Ashberry and Sons Manufactuers of Brittania Metal Goods Bowling Green Street, Sheffield  
  Nature of Claimant’s Interest   Particulars of Claim Amount of Damages Claimed  
  For damage and destruction to Stock in Trade Finished and Unfinished Goods, Working Tools and Benches, Office Furniture, and effects etc. as Manufacturers as aforesaid   The Sheffield Water Works Company
To Philip Ashberry and Sons. Debtors.
       
    To damage done by the late Inundation as follows        
    Office        
    Cocoa Matting Destroyed £1 10s    
    2 door Mats destroyed   15s 6d  
    Repapering and Varninshing £3 18s    
    1 Umbrella Spoilt   10s    
    1 Bottle each Red and Black Ink   4s    
    4 Bottles Sherry 5/. £1      
    Bottom Spoon Warehouse        
    Razor Straps and Spectacle Cases spoilt £2      
    Plaster die Models spoilt £5      
    Weighing Machine Repairing £1 8s    
    80,000 Spoon Labels destroyed 10/. £40      
    50,000 Tea Pot Labels 10/. £25      
    Spoon Patterns Rolls & chamois leathers damaged £2 10s    
    Mounted Jugs in 3 Cupboards lost £4 10s    
    Brushes lost   4s 6d  
    Soft Soap Spoiled   2s    
    Rottenstone spoiled   5s    
    Spoon moulds repairing and cleaning £1      
    Turpentine lost   5s    
    Finished Spoons damaged £10      
    Packing Room        
    Straw Spoilt Cwt 2/6   15s    
    Buffing Sand spoiled   2s 6d  
    Cellar under Warehouse        
    Resin and Pitch lost £1 10s    
    Spoon labels in desk destroyed £3 10s    
    Part of Cask of Oil lost £12      
    Oil in Cisterns and Pans lost £3      
    24 Besoms spoilt   16s    
    Trent Sand spoilt £6      
    23 firkins Soft Soap damaged or lost 5/. Each £5 15s    
    Earthenware linings for Ink, Salt and Mustard Pots destroyed £10      
    Scrap Pewter and Copper cleaning & lost £7 10s    
    Metal Melting Shop        
    Brittania Metal Sweepings lost £10      
    Sand Shop        
    Coal and Coke destroyed   5s    
    Silver Sand Spoilt   10s    
    Stamp Shop        
    Scrap Lead and Brittania Metal Sweepings Lost £3      
    Benches Repairing   10s    
    Dies and Moulds, Cleaning Dressing and Annealing £7      
    Yard        
    40 Planks of dry Sycamore damaged £1      
    Weighing Machine repairing £4 8s    
    Firing Hole        
    10 Tons Coal Spoilt 5/6 £2 15s    
    Well under firing hole cleaning out £5      
    Boiler Flues cleaning out   5s    
    Stable        
    Straw Spoilt 6 Cwt 2/6   15s    
    1 Truss Hay spoilt   10s    
    Horse Cover   10s    
    Harness damaged and lost £1 10s    
    Horse Cloth lost   12s    
    Engine House        
    Staying in Well destroyed £2      
    Well Cleaning out Cogs in Wheel £12      
    Driving band destroyed £1 10s    
    Oil lost   12s 6d  
    Cotton Waste spoiled and lost   5s    
    Suet and Tallow lost and spoiled   8s    
    Rolling Mill        
    Scrap Metal lost £1      
    Wages paid for cleaning Offices, Warehouse and Packing Room, Metal Melting Shop, Sand Shop, Stamp Shop, Engine House, Rolling Mill, Stable, Fixing Hole, Yard & ten Cellars under House, Warehouse, Yard £30      
    Mud leading away £1 19s 6d  
    Lime, Buckets, Shovels, etc. £1      
    Fire Engine and Men, pumping Water out of Cellars £1 2s 8d  
    Repairs to Premises as per W.Smiths Bill £3   10d  
    Repairs to Premises as Per Smiths Bill   19s    
    Packing Cases & Casks Spoilt or lost £2      
    Wages Paid for time lost by Workpeople        
    Spoon Casters        
    William Hydes 3 days 4/.   12s    
    Edward Charlesworth 3 days 4/.   12s    
    Die Sinkers        
    Henry Hoyle 1½ days @ 6/8   10s    
    Tea Pot Makers        
    C. Wilkinson Snr. 2½ days @ 4/.   10s    
    C. Wilkinson Jnr. 4 days @ 4/.   16s    
    J. Creswick 4 days @ 4/.   16s    
    G. Calf 4 days @ 6/. £1 4s    
    Sam Fogg 4 days @ 4/.   16s    
    William Fogg 4 days @ 4/.   16s    
    William Mellinson 4 days @ 5/. £1      
    Arthur Calf 4 days @ 5/. £1      
    Charles Baines 4 days @ 5/. £1      
    Albert Glaves 4 days @ 4/.   16s    
    Tea Pot Thinners        
    Robert Markham 4 days @ 6/. £1 4s    
    Henry Bolland 4 days at 6/. £1 4s    
    Tea Pot Caster        
    Frank Hydes 3 days @ 2/8   8s    
    Cutters Out        
    E. Duke 3 days @ 1/6   4s 6d  
    J. Hydes 3 days @ 6d   1s 6d  
    E. Meeke 3 days @ 7d   1s 9d  
    Tea Pot Buffers        
    B. Fagan 3 days @ 1/4   4s    
    Spoon Buffers        
    R. Shaw 4½ days @ 3/.   13s 6d  
    A. Teasdale 4½ days @ 1/4   6s    
    E. Torr 4½ days @ 11d   4s 2d  
    M. Hobson 4½ days @ 1/4   6s    
    S. Dixon 4½ days @ 1/4   6s    
    M. Penny 4½ days @ 1/1   4s 11d  
    M. Smith 4½ days @ 3/.   13s 6d  
    S. Greenwood 4½ days @ 1/6   6s 9d  
    H. Smith 4½ days @ 8d   3s    
    E. Marr 4½ days @ 1/.   4s 6d  
    Mrs Field and 3 others 4½ days @ 7/. 1 £1 11s 6d  
    Spoon Filers        
    Sophia Howard 3 days @ 1/6   3s 6d  
    L. Eyre 3 days @ 9d   2s 3d  
    M. Torr 3 days @ 1/.   3s    
    M. Young 3 days @ 8d   2s    
    C. Woodhead 3 days @ 9d   2s 3d  
    Susan Howard 3 days @ 1/3   3s 9d  
    Tea Pot Rubbers        
    M. Plisby 4 days @ 2/.   8s    
    M. Chantley 4 days @ 8d   2s 8d  
    A. Spencer 4 days @ 2/.   8s    
    P. Ukin 4 days @ 8d   2s 8d  
    E. Hogwarth 4 days @ 2/.   8s    
    A. Hogwarth 4 days @ 2/.   8s    
    M. Hogwarth 4 days @ 2/.   8s    
    S. Gledhill 4 days @ 2/.   8s    
    S. Jackson 4 days @ 2/.   8s    
    R. Dowd 4 days @ 2/.   8s    
    B. Dowd 4 days @ 2/.   8s    
    Spoon Rubbers        
    S. Bamford 4 days @ 2/.   8s    
    M. Smith 4 days @ 2/.   8s    
    C. Smith 4 days @ 8d   2s 8d  
    A. Green 4 days @ 2/.   8s    
    S. Lishmaw [?] 4 days @ 1/6   6s    
    E. Whiteley 4 days @ 1/4   5s 4d  
    F. Mallinson 4 days @ 1/.   4s    
    To Loss by Stoppage to Business, Salaries, Rent, Profits etc. £25      
    Expenses of Valuation £5      
    7 Months Interest on £302.19.8 at 5 per cent £8 16s 9d  
        £311 16s 5d  
           

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