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Claim for loss of property #3917 – Particulars

  No. of Claim Name of Claimant Description of Claimant Address of Claimant  
  3917 Bentley Kirk Provision Merchant and Flour Dealer Wicker, Sheffield  
  Nature of Claimant’s Interest   Particulars of Claim Amount of Damages Claimed  
    Damage done to 25 sacks of Flour at 8/ per bag £10      
    Damage done to 5 Hundredweights of Shoulder of Bacon £2 10s    
    Damage done to 5 Boxes of Bacon 5 hundredweight each Box £12 10s    
    Damage done to 2 Firkins of Butter £1 10s    
    Damage done to 7 Boxes of Fresh Butter £14      
    Damage done to Clothing and Furniture £11      
    Damage done to Bran £2      
    Damage done to Coarse Sharps   10s    
    Damage done to Bean Meal £1 4s    
    Damage done to 2 Bags of Beans £1 6s    
    Damage done to Split Peas   6s    
    To two mens wages for cleaning shop Warehouse and Cellar Kitchen 7 days each at 4/ £2 16s    
    For pumping   5s    
    For Loss of Trade £5      
        £64 17s    
  Certificate Granted
7 June 1865
Assessed by Consent at £59 17s    

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