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Claim for loss of property #1566 – Particulars

  No. of Claim Name of Claimant Description of Claimant Address of Claimant  
  1566 John Anderson Plasterer and Hosier and Small-ware Dealer Percy Street, Harvest Lane, recently of No. 33 Ball Street North  
  Nature of Claimant’s Interest   Particulars of Claim Amount of Damages Claimed  
  Damage to Personal Property   House. Loss of Clothes belonging to Claimant his Wife and five children that had been at wash and in the low Rooms as follows        
    6 Pillow Covers 3/ One pair Sheets 9/   12s    
    3 Chemises 7/6 4 Flannel Petticoats 12/6 One Singlet 3/6 £1 3s 6d  
    3 Shirts 11/6 2 Towels 1/ 4 Night Gowns 5/   17s 6d  
    4 pairs Drawers 10/ 3 pairs Stockings 6/   16s    
    2 White Jackets 5/ 3 Childrens Frocks 6/   11s    
    One Moaire Skirt 5/6 9 Pinafores 8/ 2 Aprons 2/   15s 6d  
    4 Baby's Shirts 4/ 4 Babys Skirts 4/   8s    
    3 Table Cloths 6/ and 6 Handkerchiefs 4/   10s    
    Loss of Clothes etc. in wear viz: One best Hat   9s 6d  
    One Felt Hat 4/6 Working Cap and Apron 1/9   6s 3d  
    2 Felt Cloths 2/ One Boys Cap 2/6 Boys Jacket 6/   10s 6d  
    One Boys Vest 2/6 2 Girls Hats 9/   11s 6d  
    Babys Hood and Cape 4/6 Babys Llama frock, flannel skirt, Shirt, Shoes and Stockings 6/6   11s    
    Hood and Cape, Llama frock, flannel skirt, Shirt, Shoes and Stockings for Girl 4 years old   8s 6d  
    Suit of Clothes for one Boy 11 years old   10s    
    Black Stuff Dress for Wife   15s    
    One Silk Umbrella   10s    
    Loss of Furniture and damage to furniture by flood £3 10s    
    Removing same etc. £1      
    Loss of Saucepans Kettles Cans Pots and Panshions and all Kinds of Utensils in use £1 10s    
    In Shop - 3 dozen Cotton Lace at 1/ per dozen   3s    
    One Crape Bonnett   11s    
    White Silk Bonnett   15s    
    6 Cloth Cloaks £1 19s 11d  
    3 Cards of Ribbon 36 yards each @ 1d per yard   9s    
    6 Blond Caps @ 2/4 each   14s    
    One Dress Cap   6s 6d  
    One Dozen Dress Caps @ 4/6 each £2 14s    
    3 Dress Aprons @ 1/4   4s    
    One Dress Apron   2s 6d  
    One Yard Blue Silk   3s    
    3 yards Blue Ribbon @ 6d   1s 6d  
    1½ yards Stone coloured Satin   5s 6d  
    One Satin and Velvet Bonnet   7s 6d  
    One Terry Bonnet   7s    
    Trimmed Shaw Bonnet   5s 6d  
    Bonnet trimmed and made to order   10s    
    Bonnet trimmed and made to order   3s 11d  
    3 Coronets @ 2/ each 6/ 2 Coronets @ 4/ each 8/   14s    
    2 Dozen Cap Fronts @ 2/8 per dozen   5s 4d  
    3 Yards Black Stuff @ 1/8   5s    
    72 yards Braid @ ¾d   4s 6d  
    One childs Frock   3s    
    1 Dozen Hair Knots 2/ each £1 4s    
    2 Silk Velvet Hats @ 3/6   7s    
    1 Hat and Feather   5s 6d  
    1 Garibaldi Jacket   3s 6d  
    2 Boxes of Flowers   8s 4d  
    23 Broaches @ 6½d each   12s 6d  
    3 Broaches @ 2/6 each   7s 6d  
    4 Broaches @ 1/ each   4s    
    One Broach   2s 6d  
    2 yards Black Crape @ 4/   8s    
    2 yards Velvet @ 2/   4s    
    2½ yards Terry @ 2/2   5s 5d  
    4 yards Ribbon @ 8d   2s 8d  
    1 Dozen Common Hair Knots 6/6 One Black Silk Cape 10/6   17s    
    Stiff net and Bonnet Shapes   10s    
    1 dozen Widows Caps 24/ 6 Black Widows Caps 13/ £1 17s    
    Loss of Profit on Shop 25 Weeks @ 10/ £12 10s    
    Loss of Profit on travelling with Millinery Goods 3 days per Week at 10/ per day £12 10s    
    Sewing Machine £8      
    Loss of Earnings by sewing Machine 3 Weeks @ 15/ £2 5s    
    Loss of Trade £15      
        £86 4s 4d  
  Certificate Granted
17 February 1865
Assessed by Consent at £30      

Note: Total reads £86.4.4 in register. In Lines 23 and 24 bonnet is spelled bonnett, and in later lines it's spelled bonnet.

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