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Claim for loss of property #1888 – Particulars

  No. of Claim Name of Claimant Description of Claimant Address of Claimant  
  1888 Alfred Blacker Fanshaw Cigar Manufacturer 174 Gibraltar Street  
  Nature of Claimant’s Interest   Particulars of Claim Amount of Damages Claimed  
    162 pounds Leaf Tobacco damaged and destroyed £35 9s 7d  
    39 pounds Cigars destroyed £13 13s    
    2 Gross Dixon & Co. Matches 7/6   15s    
    4 Gross Tobacco pipe Covers 5/6 £1 2s    
    1 Man 2 Weeks 60/ 2 Men 3 days 30/ cleaning Workshop Tools, Cutting Machine, Steam Engine etc. £4 10s    
    Woman cleaning front shop   10s    
    Credit Sold        
    142 pounds damaged Leaf @ 1/ £7.2.0        
    19 pounds damaged Cigars @ 1/ £0.19.0        
    20 pounds damaged Cigars @ 2/ £2.0.0 £-10 -1s    
    Found since the above claim was sent in to the Sheffield Water Company        
    15 pounds Cigars damaged @ 7/6 £5 12s 6d  
    4 pounds Wilsons Snuff @ 5/ £1      
    3 Gross Tobacco pipes destroyed @ 6/   18s    
    12 Gross Tobacco pipes damaged @ 2/ £1 4s    
    1 Gross Tobacco pipes damaged   3s    
    3 Gross Tobacco Pipes damaged @ 9d   2s 3d  
    1 Gross Cigar Boxes each 36/ and 42/ £3 18s    
    4 Reams of Tobacco paper @ 9/ £1 16s    
    40 pounds Tobacco damaged @ 1/ £2      
        £62 12s 4d  
  Certificate Granted
10 June 1865
Assessed by Agreement incl costs at £44 12s    

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