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Claim for loss of property #3605 – Particulars

  No. of Claim Name of Claimant Description of Claimant Address of Claimant  
  3605 James Blenkhorne Joiner and Builder Charles Street, Sheffield  
  Nature of Claimant’s Interest   Particulars of Claim Amount of Damages Claimed  
  Leasehold   Damage done to Property situate at Sanderson Street, Newhall near Sheffield and other Expenses incident to the damage done by the Flood        
    Clearing out Wells, Soughs and 12 Cellars
Relaying Floors, Re-setting Fixtures, Walls washed down etc. etc.
£10.0.0        
    Valuers charge £0.15.0        
    Law Expenses £1.1.0        
    One year's Interest on £11.16 £0.11.9 £12 7s 9d  
    Damage done to Property Situate at the corner of Thoresby Street and Percy Street ~ Neepsend, Sheffield and other Expenses ~ incident to the damage done by the Flood        
    Paid for Excavating £17.1.0        
    Mason's work £25.11.11        
    Lime and Sand £16.16.0        
    Used 844 feet 2½ by x 7 Posts £8.15.10        
    Used 250 feet 3 x 9 Hawing £4.3.4        
    2 large Door Frames to receive large Casks £1.0.0        
    One Wheelbarrow lost £0.9.6        
    Labour for trimming 16 Squares of Joists £3.4.0        
    Loss of Bricks and Materials £10.0.0        
    Ground Rent £6.0.0        
    Loss by Hindrance £15.0.0        
    Valuer's Charge £2.2.0        
    Saw Expenses £2.2.0        
    One Years Interest on £112.5.7 £5.12.3 £117 17s 10d  
        £130 5s 7d  
  Certificate Granted
11 November 1865
Assessed by Agreement incl costs at £115      

Note: At bottom of claim the two property totals are summed up as follows:
Summary
To amount of Claim for Property at Neepsend: 117.17.10
To amount of Claim for Property at Newhall near Sheffield: 12.7.9
[followed by total of 130.5.7]

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