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Claim for loss of property #1597 – Particulars

  No. of Claim Name of Claimant Description of Claimant Address of Claimant  
  1597 George Kemp Cobby Coal and Coke Merchant Office: Midland Railway Station, Sheffield
House: Hornby Place, Andover Street, Sheffield
  Nature of Claimant’s Interest   Particulars of Claim Amount of Damages Claimed  
    To Stable cleaning out situate in Saville Street - Harness etc. - cleaning - 3 Men 2 days each viz. on Saturday and Sunday @ 7/ each per day including allowance £2 2s    
    To 3 Horses unemployed 1 day @ 10/ each per day - viz. on Saturday £1 10s    
    To Horses stabling and attendance at the Royal Hotel   7s 6d  
    To Physic and Cough balls for 3 Horses and paid for at the time   10s    
    To Coal Carts damaged £2      
    To Cleaning of Carriage house Carriage etc. situate in Greystock Street 1 Man 1 day   7s    
    To Office Steps entirely lost and replaced £2 15s 6d  
    To Cleaning out of Office 1 day 1 Man   7s    
    To 8 Shovels lost @ 4/ each £1 12s    
    To 5 Wagon Axle boxes and brasses complete - lost £3 15s    
    To 20 metal Wagon Name plates lost   15s    
    To 1 Coal pick lost   2s    
    To 1 Crow Bar lost   1s 6d  
    To Loss of Stationery in Office and damage done to Books £1 10s    
    To Loss of Coal stocked in the Yard as under 6 Tons of Slack @ 4/6 per Ton £1 7s    
    To 4 Tons of Laggins @ 8/6 £1 14s    
        £20 15s 6d  
  Certificate Granted
9 June 1865
Assessed by Agreement incl costs at £20      

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