Sheffield Flood      Claims Archive
 
 

Claim for loss of property #2709 – Particulars

  No. of Claim Name of Claimant Description of Claimant Address of Claimant  
  2709 Elijah Tasker Grocer and Tallow Chandler 26 Harvest Lane & 111 Richmond Terrace, Bramber Street  
  Nature of Claimant’s Interest   Particulars of Claim Amount of Damages Claimed  
  Owner Leasehold 800 years 16 Stone Beans 1/2   18s 8d  
  1 Bushel Wheat   6s 6d  
  11 Stone Oats 1/   11s    
  8 Stone Bran 7d   4s 8d  
  8 Stone Bran 7d   4s 8d  
  8 Stone Bran 7d   4s 8d  
  8 Stone Bran 7d   4s 8d  
  10 lbs Coffee (bean) 1/4½   13s 9d  
  24 lbs Mustard £1 5s 8d  
  20 Stone Barley Meal 1/ £1      
  20 Stone fine Sharps 1/ £1      
  10 Stone flour 1/6   15s    
  11 Stone Oats 1/   11s    
  14 Stone Flour 1/6 £1 1s    
  Sack of Barley   15s 6d  
  16 Stone Oats 1/   16s    
  8 Stone Bran 7d   4s 8d  
  18 Stone Beans 1/1   19s 6d  
    Blue peas £1 19s    
  8 Stone Bran 7d   4s 8d  
  16 Stone Beans 1/2   18s 8d  
  10 Stone Sharps 8d   6s 8d  
  18 Stone Flour 1/6 £1 7s    
  18 Stone Flour 1/9 £1 11s 6d  
  10 Stone Sharps 8d   6s 8d  
  18 Stone Flour 1/9 £1 11s 6d  
  18 Stone Flour 1/9 £1 11s 6d  
  18 Stone Flour 1/4 £1 4s    
  10 Stone Sharps 8d   6s 8d  
  30 Pecks Oatmeal £1 10s    
  16 Stone Beans 1/1   17s 4d  
  18 Stone Flour 1/6 £1 7s    
  18 Stone Flour 1/6 £1 7s    
  18 Stone Flour 1/6 £1 7s    
  18 Stone Flour 1/6 £1 7s    
  11 Stone Oats 1s   11s    
  10 Stone Sharps 8d   6s 8d  
  1½ Bag Nuts 36s £2 14s    
  58 Bags at 1/6 £4 7s    
    Damage to Stove & pipe   5s    
  143 lbs Cheese 7½d £4 9s 5d  
  60 lbs Bacon 7d £1 15s    
  30 lbs Ham 8d £1      
    Damage to Scales & loss of Weight £1 10s    
  15 lb Butter 1/3   18s 9d  
  6 lb Butter 1/5   8s 6d  
  6 lb Butter 1/2   7s    
  1 Dozen Pickles   8s 6d  
  ½ Dozen Pickles 5/4   2s 8d  
  large Bottle Pickles   6s 3d  
  10 lb Biscuits 3½d   2s 11d  
  3 Tins   3s    
    Potmould   1s 3d  
    Salt   1s 1d  
    Tea £2      
    Damage to Counter & Bins £1 10s    
  6 lb Biscuits 3½d   1s 9d  
  ½ gross Cleansing Crystals   2s    
  ½ gross Soap powder 2/6 scented soap 2/6   5s    
    Bowls of show Cards £1 10s    
  4 lb Bath Biscuits 6½d   2s 2d  
  4 lb Print Biscuits 3½d   1s 2d  
    Damage to Window Frame 7 Curtain   5s    
  7 lb Starch 42s   2s 7d  
  4 lb Sugar Candy 7d   2s 4d  
  7 lb Lemon Peel 10d   5s 10d  
    2 Glasses   6s    
  7 lb Starch 48s   3s    
    Large Plate Glass £1 5s    
    Tin of Lard   7s    
    Tin   1s 4d  
  6 Stone Bakers Flour 1/4   8s    
  8 Stone Biscuit Flour 1/9   14s    
  10 Stone Bran 7d   5s 10d  
  12 Stone Sharps 8d   8s    
  20 Stone Beans 1/2 £1 3s 4d  
  6 lb Lard   2s 9d  
  5 lb Lemon Peel 10d   4s 2d  
  6 lb Salt Petre   2s 3d  
  28 lb Chicory & Tin   15s 6d  
  8 lb Crushed Loaf Sugar 6d   4s    
  ½ Gross Blacking   1s 9d  
  4lb Mustard 11   3s 8d  
  20 lb Tea bags 7d   11s 8d  
  12 lb Blue bags 5d   5s    
  6 lb Purple bags 4   2s    
  14 lb Treacle 2   2s 4d  
  8 lb Mustard 1/41   8s 8d  
  1 lb Snuff   5s 4d  
  50 lbs All kind of Paper 5 £1   10d  
  3 lb Tobacco 3/4   10s    
  4 lb Spanish Juice   3s 8d  
  6 lb C. W. Starch 6   3s    
  5 lb Mustard 11   4s 7d  
  5 lb Sugar Candy 7d   2s 11d  
  12 lb Coffee Paper 7d   7s    
  9 Stone Soap 3/6 £1 11s 6d  
  1½ Stone Soda 8d   1s    
    Pipe Clay   2s    
  1½ Dozen Currents 3/2   4s 9d  
  4½ Dozen Sugar 5/9 £1 5s 10d  
  4 Dozen Sugar 6/ £1 4s    
  4¼ Dozen Loaf Sugar 6/ £1 5s 6d  
  4½ Dozen Raw Sugar 5/3 £1 3s 7d  
  3½ Dozen Loaf Sugar 5/10 £1   5d  
  7 Dozen Raw Sugar 5/2 £1 16s 2d  
  6 lb Tea paper 7d   3s 6d  
    Stone Blue   3s    
    Pickling spice   1s 1d  
    Jenna   1s 3d  
    Cinnamon   2s 6d  
    Cloves   2s    
    Mace   4s    
    Ginger   6s    
    Sage   1s    
    Bill heads   3s    
    Bird Seed   1s 6d  
    Pepper   1s 8d  
    Lucifer Matches   1s    
    Washing powder   2s    
    Composites   5s    
    Sweet Pepper   1s    
    Salts   1s 6d  
    Caraway Seeds   3s    
    Baking Powders   2s    
    Powder Blue   2s 9d  
    Linseed   1s    
    Spanish Juice   3s 6d  
    Black Lead   2s    
    Bill heads   1s 2d  
    Ginger   2s    
    Black Lead   3s 6d  
    Carbonated Soda   2s 9d  
    Sultana Raisins 3 Stone @ 5/10   17s 6d  
  24 lb Currants 4d   8s    
  6 lb Raisins   1s 9d  
  42 lb Raisins   15s 9d  
    Powder Blue   1s 4d  
    Ground rice   1s    
  4 lb Mustard 1/1   4s 4d  
  3 lb Black pepper 1/   3s    
  42 lbs Packet Cocoa   19s 3d  
  8 lbs Palmers   1s 7d  
  25 Dozen Dips 5/ £6 5s    
  14 lbs Rock Cocoa   10s 7d  
  3 lbs Black Paper   3s    
    Lucifers   5s    
    Cellar - 1 Cwt Soap £1 12s    
  2 Cwt Soda   11s    
    Cask of Currants £4 8s 5d  
  2 Casks No. 2 Scotch £9 19s    
  1 Cwt Bristols £2 16s    
  Cwt Currants 29/ £2 3s 6d  
  1 Cwt Soap £1 11s 6d  
  2 Dozen Malted 26/6 £2 13s    
    Barm   1s 6d  
    Cask of No. 2 Bristols £5 9s    
  3 Cwt No. 2 Scotch Sugar 49/ £7 7s    
  Full Tierce No. 1 Bristols £29 16s 6d  
  ¾ Tierce No. 3 Bristols £20 18s    
  Soap 27/ £4 14s 6d  
  36 lbs   @ 2½   7s 6d  
    Swing Shelf broken   2s 6d  
    3 Butter Dishes   3s    
    Damage to Nest of Drawers £1      
    Paid to Men & Women for cleaning Shop, Cellar & Yard etc. £4      
    Damage to Chubbs Locks   2s 6d  
    Eggs   3s 6d  
    Nutmegs   4s    
    Loss of Syrup in 3 Puncheons £6 10s    
    Loss of Trade by the Depopulation of this District & Stoppage of Trade for a fortnight £11 9s 6d  
    Received from Mr. George Eadon the Sum of
Realised by Sale of damaged Stock
£-29 -7s -1d  
             
    Damage to 24 Cottage Houses situate in Orchard Street Harvest Lane and loss of Rents caused by 23 of the Tenants leaving        
    Mr Timothy Poole's Bill for Mason, Joiner & Iron work £66 14s 5½d  
    Mr Arnold for Painting £12      
    Mr John Millar for Papering £5 14s    
    Repairing broken Windows   10s 6d  
    4 Loads of Coals for Drying £1 16s    
    Mrs Wright for keeping fires & reletting the Houses £1      
    Loss of Rent for House occupied by Robert Wright 4 weeks @ 2/4   9s 4d  
    Loss of Rent for House occupied by Eliza Parker 12 weeks @ 2/10 £1 14s    
    Loss of Rent for House occupied by George Wood 9 weeks @ 2/6 £1 2s 6d  
    Loss of Rent for House occupied by John Hord 5 weeks @ 2/6   12s 6d  
    Loss of Rent for House occupied by William Tillbrook 10 weeks @ 2/6 £1 5s    
    Loss of Rent for House occupied by Thomas Butterfield 10 weeks @ 2/6 £1 5s    
    Loss of Rent for House occupied by John Grundy 8 weeks @ 2/6 £1      
    Loss of Rent for House occupied by George Jubb 14 weeks @ 2/6 £1 15s    
    Loss of Rent for House occupied by Morris Brocklehurst 10 weeks @ 2/6 £1 5s    
    Loss of Rent for House occupied by Henry Smedley 22 weeks @ 2/6 £2 15s    
    Loss of Rent for House occupied by Samuel Bembridge 8 weeks @ 2/6 £1      
    Loss of Rent for House occupied by Henry Jenkins 18 weeks @ 2/6 £2 5s    
    Loss of Rent for House occupied by William Atkinson 15 weeks @ 2/10 £2 2s 6d  
    Loss of Rent for House occupied by George Kay 23 weeks @ 2/6 £2 17s 6d  
    Loss of Rent for House occupied by Joseph Saville 8 weeks @ 2/6 £1      
    Loss of Rent for House occupied by James Edley 7 weeks @ 2/10   19s 10d  
    Loss of Rent for House occupied by John Heathcote 14 weeks @ 2/7 £1 16s 2d  
    Loss of Rent for House occupied by Thomas Fox 16 weeks @ 2/7 £2 1s 4d  
    Loss of Rent for House occupied by John Grundy Junior 26 weeks @ 2/1 £2 14s 2d  
    Loss of Rent for House occupied by Elisha Barnes 6 weeks @ 2/4   14s    
    Loss of Rent for House occupied by Francis Smedley 7 weeks @ 2/4   16s 4d  
    Loss of Rent for House occupied by Thomas Allis 18 weeks @ 2/4 £2 2s    
    Loss of Rent for House occupied by Charles Stevenson 18 weeks @ 2/4 £2 2s    
    Loss of Rent for House occupied by Thomas Broadhead 28 weeks @ 2/1 £2 18s 4d  
    To Interest on £200 borrowed to repair Property & replace a Portion of new Stock 4 months @ 7½ per cent £5      
        £312 8s 9½d  
           
      *** THIS RECORD IS INCOMPLETE ***        

Note: Unit price for Starch is (presumably) given per Cwt (112 lbs).
Line 171 of particulars: Transcript of 'Puncheons' is as written in register.

Corrections? Let us know >

 
Supported by The National Lottery through the Heritage Lottery Fund Sheffield Archives Sheffield Hallam University