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Claim for loss of property #3471 – Particulars

  No. of Claim Name of Claimant Description of Claimant Address of Claimant  
  3471 Henry Widdowson Basket Maker and Cow Keeper Holme Lane House, Malin Bridge  
  Nature of Claimant’s Interest   Particulars of Claim Amount of Damages Claimed  
    Bill Delivered to Water Company £44 2s 8d  
    Bill for Furniture £3 10s    
    The above Amounts I have received from the Executive Committee £-47 -12s -8d  
    For clearing the Mud out of 4 Low Rooms and 2 Cellars        
    4 Men one week @ 4/6 per day £5 8s    
    1 Boy 2 weeks @ 1/8 per day £1      
    For Clearing out Work Shop and Cow Shed ~ 3 Men, 2 days @ 4/ £1 4s    
    8 Tons Brown Willows, worth £8.0.0 per Ton, used for Basket and Hamper making Spoilt, one half by Water and Mud, @ £4.0.0 per Ton £32      
    One Ton Coals   11s    
    Clearing 2 large Yards, Front Garden, Kitchen Garden, and Orchard, 4 Men, 4 Weeks @ 4/ per day £19 4s    
        £59 7s    
  Certificate Granted
23 March 1865
Assessed with amended claim by consent at £75      

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