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Claim for loss of property #3665 – Particulars

  No. of Claim Name of Claimant Description of Claimant Address of Claimant  
  3665 Ann Fearnley Scissor Manufacturer Number 16 Green Lane, late of Neepsend, Sheffield  
  Nature of Claimant’s Interest   Particulars of Claim Amount of Damages Claimed  
  Damages to Personal Property   Damage to 2 Rooms upstairs, 2 Rooms downstairs, 3 on the Ground Floor, and one washed away, Outhouse Pig Stye and Privy £60      
    Loss of and damage to Household Furniture and Effects, comprising Large Dresser, Windsor Chair, Table with Leaf, Round Oak Table, 7 Elm Chairs in Hair Seating, Kitchen Sofa, Square Deal Table, Oak Dining Table ~ Metal Fender Fire Irons, Knives and Forks, Spoons, 2 Brass Candlesticks, Carpet and Hearth Rug, 2 Mattresses, 2 Flock Beds, 2 Bolsters, and 4 Pillows, 4 Blankets, 4 Sheets, 2 Quilts, Swing Looking Glass, Chimney Ornaments, 2 Camp Bedsteads, 2 Trunks, Crockery and Kitchen Utensils £17 1s 6d  
    Loss of Plants and Damage to Garden, containing 250 Gooseberry Trees, Fruit Trees, 50 Scores of Wall Flowers, 30,000 Sweet Williams, 10 Dozen Cabbage Plants, 100 Tulips, 200 large Daffy Roots, 100 Paradise Roots, 100 White Gillies, 200 Red Indian Pinks, 100 Piccotees and Carnations, 12 Turncap Lillies all Colours, 100 Rose Trees, Moss Standard, Cabbage etc.
20 Currant Trees, 1 Large and 1 Small Frame, 2 Wheelbarrows, 10 Scores of Snap Dragons, 30 large Roots, Pansies ~ Polyanthuses, Rockets double and Single, Tiger Lillies, Canterbury Bells, Snow Ball Trees, Flowering Currants and a Quantity of other Roots
£17 2s 8d  
    Garden Door Fences and Gates destroyed   10s    
    Finished and Unfinished Goods lost and damaged and Tools £14 16s 6d  
    Loss of and damage to Wearing Apparel consisting of 5 Suits of Clothes, 2 Hats, Neck Ties, 2 pairs of Boots, 3 Gowns, 3 Bonnets, 2 Shawls, 2 Cloaks, underclothing and other Articles £16      
    Expense of Removing Rubbish and cleaning Furniture £2 10s    
    Loss of Business £50      
        £178   8d  
  Certificate Granted
11 March 1865
Assessed by Agreement incl costs at £110      

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