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Claim for loss of property #1417 – Particulars

  No. of Claim Name of Claimant Description of Claimant Address of Claimant  
  1417 Joseph Charles Out of Business on account of Age and Infirmity Birley Street, Harvest Lane  
  Nature of Claimant’s Interest   Particulars of Claim Amount of Damages Claimed  
    Damage done by the Flood to the Dwelling-houses and Workshop six Cottages or Dwelling-houses and respectively No. at the Front 140, 142, 144 with the Three at the back also Workshop for file cutters with Fence Wall in Brick        
    Joiners Work        
    Repairing doors 40/; Windows 20/; Plinth 7/6 £4 7s 6d  
    Mouldings 2/6; Pine 4/; Red Deal 9/; Landings 5/m; Locks 10/; Hinges 4/; Nails 2/ £1 16s 6d  
    Screws 3/; Time six days 30/ £1 13s    
    Bricklayer and Masons Work        
    Bricks 15/; Flags 20/; Time 4/; Plaster 2/; Fence Wall Building 60/ £5 1s    
    Time Six days 30/; Labourers Wages 20/6; Papering 39/; Painting 60/ £7 9s 6d  
    Cash paid for the removal of mud 40/; Opening Lough in Cellar 20/ £3      
    and Re Building the same 26/; Bricks 4/6; Mortar 3/ £1 13s 6d  
    and Re Setting Cellar Floor 24/; Fitting down flags in Street 8/ £1 12s    
    Repairing and plastering Outside Windows and doors 12/   12s    
    Repairing fireplaces with hair, Lime and Flags 8/6   8s 6d  
    Charges for valuation   15s    
        £28 8s 6d  
  Certificate Granted
8 June 1865
Assessed by Agreement incl costs at £28 8s 6d  

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