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Appendix to claim #5446 – Particulars

  No. of Claim Name of Claimant Description of Claimant Address of Claimant  
  5446 William Groves, Frederick Glossop and Albert G. Groves trading under the Firm of Richard Groves and Sons Steel File and Saw Manufacturers Bee Hive Works, Sheffield  
  Nature of Claimant’s Interest   Particulars of Claim Amount of Damages Claimed  
  Lessees   First Schedule to the Claim of Messrs. Richard Groves and Sons relating to the Bradfield Wheel and the Land and River Banks belonging thereto        
    Mason and Bricklayers Work        
    18 Cube Yards Excavations for Foundations £1      
    20 Roods Rubble Stone Foundation Walls @ 33/. Per rood £35      
    114 Cube Yards Rubbish for and filling in Wheel to floor level @ 1/6 per yard £8 11s    
    48¼ Roods Hammer drest Walling backed with Rubble @ 40/. Per rood £96 10s    
    Roods Rubble Stone Walling @ 35/. Per rood £7 17s 6d  
    199 Superficial Yards Tooled Sills, heads & thresholds to doors and windows @ 1/2 per foot £11 12s 2d  
    23 Lineal feet String and Blocking course to Chimney Tops 6 x 4 @ 1/2 per foot £1 6s 10d  
    23 Lineal Yards Chimney Flues @ 3/6 per yard £4   6d  
    2 1/7 Roods Hammer drest Stone to Chimey Tops @ 40/. Per rood £4 5s 8½d  
    500 Cube feet Ashlar Stone in Wheel Race Stone and Labour @ 1/6 per ft £37 10s    
    Three Common Ranges and Setting £1 10s    
    Three Chimney pipes and setting   7s 6d  
    Building Wheel Race and Troughs £40      
    Carpenters and Joiners Work        
    110 Lineal feet Tie Beam 12 x 6 @ 1/3 per foot £6 17s 6d  
    154 Lineal feet Principal Rafters & King Posts 11 x 3 @ 7d per ft £4 9s 10d  
    36 Lineal feet Queen Posts 9 x 3 @ 5d per ft   15s    
    82 Braces 3½ x 3 @ 2½ per ft   17s 1d  
    9 1/3 Squares Framing Principals @ 8/. Per Square £3 14s 8d  
    Bolts to 4 Pairs of Principals £1      
    208 Lineal feet Side Trees 8 x 6 @ 10/. per ft £8 13s 4d  
    155 Lineal feet Wall Plates 4½ x 3 @ 3d per ft £1 18s 9d  
    54½ Lineal feet Ridge Board 5½ x 1 @ 1d per ft   4s 6½d  
    1292 Lineal feet Spars 3 x 2¼ @ 1¾ per ft £9 8s 5d  
    18½ Lineal feet Squares Framing Roof @ 6/6 per square £6   3d  
    34½ Lineal feet Floor Beams 12 x 9 @ 1/11 per ft £3 6s 1½d  
    324 Lineal feet Joist 7 x 2½ @ 3d per ft £4 1s    
    4½ Squares Framing Joists @ 4/6 per square £1   3d  
    41 Lineal feet Bond Timber 4½ x 3 @ 3d per ft   10s 3d  
    47 Superficial Yards 1 In Floor Boards grooved and tongued @ 2/3 per yard £5 5s 9d  
    3 Lineal feet Gutter boarding and bearers behind Chimney   4s    
    235 Superficial feet Sash Gut Windows with Casements @ 9d per ft £8 16s 3d  
    52½ Superficial feet 1 Inch Batten doors @ 8d per ft £1 15s    
    44½ Lineal ft Frames 4½ x 3 @ 5d per ft   18s 6½d  
    Step Ladder into Chamber £1      
    80½ Lineal ft Lintels 18 x 3 @ 10d per ft £3 7s 1d  
    18 superficial feet 1 Inch Batten Trap Door on Roof @ 8d per ft   12s    
    18 lineal feet Rebated Frame 6 x 3 @ 5d per ft   7s 6d  
    167 1/3 Superficial ft 1 Inch Batten Shutters @ 8d £5 11s 7d  
    Ironmongery £5 5s    
    231 Superficial Yards Slating with Gray Slate @ 3/. Per yard £34 13s    
    18¼ Lineal Yards Ridge Stones @ 1/6 per yard £1 7s 4½d  
    342 No. Glazing Common Squares @ 3d each £4 5s 6d  
    1 Cwt 2 qrs 6 lbs Lead Flashings @ 32/6 per cwt £2 10s 6d  
    Painting Woodwork £6      
    355 Cube Yards Filling in Sand and River Banks washed away @ 1/6 per yard £266 14s    
    690 Cube Yards Rubble Stone River Wall @ 7/. Per yard £241 10s    
    159 Lineal Yards Rough Coping @ 2/. Per yard £15 18s    
    3 Roods Fence Wall to Garden, 5 feet high topped in Mortar @ 18/. Per rood £2 14s    
    Garden Door and Posts hung Complete £1      
    160 Cube Yards Vegetable Soil washed of Land @ 1/6 £12      
    Cost of Land for obtaining filling for Rivers Banks, Land etc. £130      
    Charges of Architect and Engineer for superintending the restoration £40      
    Second Schedule to the Claim of Messrs. Richard Groves and Sons relating to the Millwright Work of Broadhead Wheel        
    New Water Wheel, 1 New Pit Wheel and bearings for Shaft £139 1s    
    New Wood Pentrough with Breast Shuttles £45 14s    
    2 Hollow Wheels, 2 Bevil Nuts, 2 Iron Shafts and Pedestal and Caps for the same £44 4s 11d  
    5 Saw Grinder Troughs with Drums Complete, 5 File Grinders Troughs with Drums Complete £140      
    2 Drums and Shafting in Chamber, 1 Step Ladder into Chamber, 1 Metal Trough on Hill, 2 Gig Bands, 1 Circular Machine and Frame for Glazing, 2 Glazer Machine Frames £84 10s 7d  
    Third Shedule to the Claim of Messrs. Groves and Sons, relating to the Dam Goights etc. in the joint occupation of Mr Huntsman and Messrs. Groves and Sons.        
    891 Cube Yards filling in part of Bed of Dam washed away @ 1/. Per yard £44 11s    
    71¼ Cube Yards Rubble Stone Wall to form Dam Bank @ 5/. Per yard £17 16s 3d  
    487¼ Cube Yards Forming outside of Bank @ 1/6 per yard £36 10s 10½d  
    248 Cube Yards Puddling Dam Bank @ 2/6 per yard £31      
    539¼ ft Ashlar for making good forebay @ 1/6 per yard £40 8s 10d  
    100 Cube Yards Filling and making good Road @ 2/6 per yard £12 10s    
    20 Cube Yards Retaining Wall to protect Grinding Wheel @ 7/. Per yard £7      
    339½ Cube Yards Boundary Walling to Road Wash and Bye Wash @ 5/6 per yard £93 7s 3d  
    7 1/7 Roods Fence Wall 5 feet high topped in Mortar @ 18/. Per rood £6 8s 7d  
    9 Roods Stone Walling for making good Culvert to Bye Wash @ 20/. Per rood £9      
    18 Superficial Sheeting to Bye Wash @ 4/. Per yard £3 12s    
    9 2/3 Roods Stone Arches to Bridges Acroos Wheel Race and Wash including Centres @ 30/. Per rood £14 10s    
    109 Cube Yards Abutment Walls and Backing @ 7/. Per yard £38 3s    
    Roods Spandrill Walls @ 40/. Per rood £5      
    2 1/7 Roods Parapit Walls @ 40/. Per rood £4 5s 8½d  
    20 Lineal Yards Stone Coping @ 3/. Per yard £3      
    Making Surface of Road with Gravel £10      
    Clearing out Dam and Byewash £10      
    Making good Bye Shuttle and Wash £10      
    500 Superficial Yards Pitching Slope of Dam Bank when excavated @ 9/. Per yard £18 15s    
    68 Cube Yards Filling in Wash Next Nilson's Mill @ 1/6 per yard £5 2s    
    Refixing Stone Sill at head of Wash   10s    
    New Oak Sill and piles at foot of same £5      
    33 Superficial yards Sheeting piles at foot of sill @ 4/. Per yard £6 12s    
    17 Roods Fence Wall to Dam Bank 4 ft high topped with Mortar@ 15/. Per rood £12 15s    
    [Total for 3rd Schedule] £445.17.6        
    [Claiming] One Half £-222 -18s -9d  
    Fourth Schedule to the Claim of Messrs. Groves and Sons relating to Tools and Grindstones        
  1864 March 11 Scorching Boards 3/6 each £1 18s 6d  
    13 Back Saw Board for Glazing 6d each   6s 6d  
    32 Hand Saw Board for Glazing 6d each   16s    
    10 Long Saw Board for Glazing 5d each   4s 2d  
    6 Back Saw Board with Tongs 9d each   4s 6d  
    21 Back Saw Board Oak 6d each   10s 6d  
    56 Back Saw Board for Grinding 9d each £2 2s    
    34 Long Saw Board for Grinding 1/. Each £1 14s    
    4 Sieves 1/9 each   7s    
    6 Emery Boxes 6d each   3s    
    2 Glazers and Axletrees 50/. Each £5      
    2 Glazers Pulllies each 19. 20 4½ each   14s 7½d  
    2 Glazers Housings 4/. Each   8s    
    1 Long Saw Box   7s    
    0.2.14 Emery @ 24/. Cwt   15s    
    1 Glazed Squat Board   2s 6d  
    2 Glazed Bands 25/. Each £2 10s    
    2 Large Spanners 95½ lbs @ 5d £1 19s 9½d  
    2 Short Spanners 70 lbs @ 5d £1 9s 2d  
    8 Circular Boards @ 8d each   5s 4d  
    3 Circular Boards with tongs @ 2/. Each   6s    
    1 Large Gavelock @ 7/6   7s 6d  
    2 Short Gavelock @ 3/. Each   6s    
    1 Box for carrying Hand Saws   12s    
    3 Line Troughs @ 10/. Each £1 10s    
    5 Grinding Housings @ 44/. Each £11      
    5 Sets of Screw Plates and Axletrees £20      
    10 Hand Stocks or Standards @ 7/. Each £3 10s    
    19 Pair Crates @ 4/. Each £3 16s    
    3 Buckets and 4 kits @ 2/6 each   17s 6d  
    5 Squat Boards @ 5/. Each £1 5s    
    4 Pair Swings   4s    
    3 New Grinding Bands @ 4/. Each £6 3s    
    2 New Grinding Bands @ 20/. Each £2      
    5 Hack Hammers @ 4/. Each £1      
    1 Hack Hammer Eye     9d  
    7 Footsteps @ 1/6 each   10s 6d  
    1 Barrow   15s    
    5 Pair Chains @ 9/. £2 5s    
    Old Sofa   5s    
    1 Hoe and 2 Hooks   3s 6d  
    1 Stone Chisel 1¼ lb @ 1/. Per lb   1s 3d  
    Grease   7s 6d  
    Machine for Circular Glazing £10 10s    
    New Band for Circular Glazing £1 15s    
    1 Pulley with Metal Arms each 20, 22, 24, 26, 28, 30, 32, 34, 36, 38 = 290 Inches @ 5d per Inch £6   10d  
    2 Solid Pullies each 20, 28, 35. 1 Solid Pullies each 19, 22, 25, 26, 27, 29, 30, 31, 32, 34, 39. 3 Solid Pullies 23 = 549 Inches each 4½d £10 5s 10d  
    2 Guages 5/. & 2/.   7s    
    3 Oil Cans 1/.   3s    
    1 Large Tool Chest   10s    
    1 Suet Box 1 Cog Wheel 2 Cwt 4/6 9/.   10s    
    2 Hand Saws in use 2/.( 4/.) Glue Pot 9d 1 Ladder 5/.   9s 9d  
    1 Hammer 3lb 3/. 1 Spade 3/. 1 Pair Pincers 1/.   7s    
    File Grinders Tools        
    2 Lime Kits 2/6 5/. 3 Water Kits 2/6 7/6 2 Buckets 2/6 5/.   17s 6d  
    3 Squat Boards 3/. 9/. 1 Hook and Rake 2/6   11s 6d  
    13 Pair Crates 3/. 1/19/0 3 Sets Screws and Plates 2/./. 6/./. £7 19s    
    3 Housings 30/. 4/10/0 3 Sets Metal Bosses and 2 Nuts 2/.6/. £4 16s    
    1 Spanner 24 lb 5d per lb 10/. 3 Shelves 3/. 9/. 1 Lead Ladle 2/. £1 1s    
    3 Chisels 8 lbs 3 Small Spanners 60 lbs 5d 1/5/0 £1 9s 8d  
    2 Large Spanners 80 lb 5d 1/13/4 2 Hammers 10 lb 6d 5/. £1 18s 4d  
    Tool Box 2/6 1 New Hack Hammer 3/6   6s    
    1 Pulley 30, 28, 24, 23, 20, 19, 18, 13, 14 . 2 Pullies 26, 21, 17, 16, @ 4½d £6 10s 10½d  
    3 ½ Pair Chains @ 7/6 £1 6s 3d  
    7 lb Racing Steel 5d 2/10 1 Riddle 2/.   4s 4d  
    1 Stone each 13 hands 30/. 16 Hands 60/6 £4 10s 6d  
    1 Stone each 11 hands 2 Inch 20/. 1 Stone each 15 hands 3 Inch 2/15/0 £3 15s    
    1 Stone each 16 hands 1 Inch 3/0/6 £3   6d  
    1 Stone 10 hands 15/. 6 Stones Holing 3/.   18s    
    6 Stones Carting 4/. Per stone £1 4s    
    Grindstones on the Hill sent to Loxley Wheel in February 1864 Washed Away        
    1 Grindstone 16 hands 1 Inch 3/0/6 3 Grindstones 16 hands 8/11/0 £14 11s 6d  
    1 Grindstone 15 hands 3 Inch 2/15/. 1 Grindstone 14 hand 1/19/. £4 14s    
    6 Stones holing 6d each 3/. 6 Stones Carting 4/. Per Stone 24/. £1 7s    
    In the Troughs at the Time of the Inundation        
    14 lbs Scorchng Plates 0/3 lb. 2 Grindstones 40 Inches in use 16/. 1/12/0. 2 Grindstones 51 Inches in use 30/. 3/./. £4 12s    
    1 Grindstone 39 Inches 15/. 1 Grindstone 5 ft 8 new 3/7/7 £4 2s 7d  
    1 Grindstone 6 ft 1 New 4/./. 1 Grindstone 5 ft 5 New 2/18/3 £6 18s 3d  
    1 Grindstone 5 ft 7 3/4/6 2 Grindstones 5 ft 7 64/6 6/9/0 £9 13s 6d  
    1 Grindstone 5 ft 8 3/7/7 £3 7s 7d  
    Less Tools forund since the Flood and recovered £-17 -11s -3d  
    Expenses in Recovering and Repairing the Tools £1 3s    
    George Hawksleys Charge for estimating the Value of the above £3 3s    
    Fifth Schedule to the Claim of Messrs. Groves and Sons, relating to Goods washed away        
    Sayles. Files Ground        
    3 dozen Square 4½ 1/. 3/.        
    12 dozen Square 3. 7d 7/.        
    1 Hand 12. 5/8        
    5 dozen Horse Rasps 14. 7/. 1/15/0        
    2 dozen Mill 8 2/. 11 4/. 12/.        
    2 dozen Flat 16. 11/3 1/2/6        
    3 dozen Round 14. 6/1 18/3        
    ¼ dozen Round 18. 12/9. 3/2        
    1 dozen Equalling 8. 2/2        
    2 dozen Square 12. 4/. 8/.        
    [Total Claimed for Ground Files] £5 16s 9d  
    Files Unground        
    20 dozen Flat 14. 7/. £7        
    2 dozen ½ Round 16. 9/10 19/8        
    2 dozen ½ Round 12 4/3½ 8/7        
    1 dozen ½ Round 14 6/4        
    3 dozen Flat 10 2/10 7/6        
    2 dozen Square 12 3/6½ 7/1        
    4 dozen Square 9 1/6 6/.        
    ½ dozen Featheredge 6 1/6 9d        
    3 dozen Hand 14 8/2 1/4/6        
    2 dozen Round 10 1/10 3/8        
    4 dozen 3 Square 4 6d 2/.        
    4 dozen Tapers 3 5d 1/8        
    2½ dozen Round 9 2/. 5/.        
    2 dozen Mill 11 3/6 7/.        
    [Total claimed for unground Files ] £11 19s 9d  
    Broadhead. Files Ground        
    1 dozen Horse Rasps 14 1/. 7/.        
    1 dozen Flat 14 7/9 7/9        
    1 dozen ½ Round 14 1/3 7/3        
    1½ dozen ½ Round 12 5/. 7/6        
    6 dozen Tapers 3 7d 3/6        
    2 dozen Tapers 7 2/10 5/8        
    ½ dozen Mill 14 8/. 12/.        
    8 dozen Tapers 4 10d 6/8        
    1¼ dozen Flat 16 11/3 14/1        
    1 dozen Flat 13 6/6 13/.        
    [Total claimed for Ground Files] £3 17s 11d  
    Files Unground        
    4 dozen Hand 14 8/2 1/12/8        
    8 dozen Flat 14 7/. 2/16/0        
    4 dozen Horse Rasps 14 6/2 1/4/0        
    3 dozen Gullet 6 1/4 4/.        
    2 dozen Tapers 3 5d 10d        
    2 dozen 3 Square 4 6d 1/.        
    2 dozen 3 Square 6 1/6 3/.        
    2 dozen Mill 12 4/7 9/2        
    4 dozen Flat 8 1/8 6/8        
    1 dozen Flat 10 2/10        
    2 dozen Flat 9 2/3 4/6        
    2 dozen Square 12 3/6½ 7/1        
    1 dozen ½ Round 9 2/.        
    1 dozen Flat 6 1/.        
    1 dozen ½ Round 16 9/10        
    [Total claimed for Unground Files] £8 5s 3d  
    Saws        
    3 dozen Hand 26 Inch Smithed 12/6 1/17/6 2½ diameter 24 dozen Hand 11/6 1/8/9 3.6.3        
    4 5/12 dozen Hand 26 Hammered 18/. 3/19/6 10/12. dozen 22. 14/3 11/11 4.11.5        
    1½ dozen Hand 20 Hammered 12/10 19/3 2 1/6 dozen 18. 9/4½ 20/3 1.19.6        
    1 1/6 dozen Hand 16 Hammered 8/4 9/8 ½ dozen 28 19/2 9/7 0.19.3        
    6 Pit Saws 7 ft x 12 Inch heel 9/6 2.17.0        
    2 Frame 5¼ x 12 7/4 0.14.8        
    4 Circulars 8. 16/9 1.7.0        
    1 Tailed Pit Saw 5½ ft Smithed 4/2 0.4.2        
    [Total claimed for Saws] £15 19s 3d  
    Per Centage for getting up lighting etc. 10% £4 11s 11d  
        £2007 14s 6d  
           

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