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Claim for loss of property #2693 – Particulars

  No. of Claim Name of Claimant Description of Claimant Address of Claimant  
  2693 Samuel Butcher Merchant Banner Cross, Sheffield  
  Nature of Claimant’s Interest   Particulars of Claim Amount of Damages Claimed  
  Freehold Estate - the Site of which belongs to William and Samuel Butcher and the Buildings, Machinery & Stock belong to Samuel Butcher only   For damage done at Rutland Works, Philadelphia, Sheffield        
    Messrs Fowler & Holmes Valuation of the Injury done to the Buildings, New Works, the repair whereof has cost Samuel Butcher £380 £139 10s    
    Property destroyed and Injured and Wages for cleaning and repairing Works and Machinery £395 18s 2d  
    The like in the Melting Furnaces and Yards £444 8s 4d  
    The like in the Moulding Department £162      
    The like in the Mixing Shop £83 6s    
    The like in Messrs William & Samuel Butcher's Yard, being the property of Claimant Samuel Butcher £113 3s 2d  
    The like in the Offices £60      
    Damage done to Sheet Steel £1220 13s 10d  
    Damage and loss on other Steel £176 10s    
    Loss in Melting Steel during the 4 weeks succeeding the Flood £240      
    Stoppage of Business two weeks £200      
    The Particulars of this Claim are given in the Schedules hereto annexed and contained in four Sheets of Paper, signed by the Claimant        
    See Appendix        
        £3235 9s 6d  
      For particulars see Appendix        
  Certificate Granted
15 June 1865
Assessed by Agreement at £2499 10s    

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