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Claim for loss of property #3920 – Particulars

  No. of Claim Name of Claimant Description of Claimant Address of Claimant  
  3920 Charles Herreage Elsley Clerk of the Peace for the West Riding of the County of York The Mount, York  
  Nature of Claimant’s Interest   Particulars of Claim Amount of Damages Claimed  
  Freehold Interest Vested in me and my Successors by Statute and Conveyance   Repairing plastering in House £0 3s 6d        
    Damage to the Police Station House and strong room called the Hillsboro', or Owlerton Station situate in the parish and the Township of Ecclesfield in the West Riding of the County of York, the particulars of which in detail of which damage are as follows        
    West Riding Constabulary
Dr [debtor] To Robert Hall
Hillsboro' 26th March 1864        
    To removing the dirt from the Hillsboro Police station, collecting the Bricks and stones, to rebuild the Walls etc. which were washed down by the Flood on the 12th instant (viz):        
    Robert Hall 12 days at 3/6 per day £2 2s 0d        
    William Pollett, 9 days at 3/6 per day £1 11s 6d        
    Joseph Smith 7 days at 3/6 per day £1 4s 6d        
    Thomas Drabble portion of a day £0 2s 0d        
    Mary Juman 3 days cleaning at 1/6 per day £0 4s 6d £5 4s 6d  
    In account with
Chadwick & Thirlwell
Masbro' May 24th 1864        
    Repairing Damage done to Hillsbro' Police Station, Sheffield by the late Flood        
    14 inch Brick Walling 30-1/6 Roods 33/ £49 15s 6d        
    10 inch Brick Walling 6¾ Roods at 22/ £7 8s 6d        
    18 inch New Coping 20 lineal Feet at 1/ £1 0s 0d        
    12 inch New Coping 20 lineal Feet at 7 £0 11s 8d        
    18 inch Old Coping refixing 167 lineal feet at 4d £2 15s 8d        
    Taking up raising and relaying Flagging 25-2/3 Superficial Yards at 1/ £1 5s 8d        
    2 Labourers ½ days and cleaning out Well at 3/6 £0 10s 6d        
    Cleaning away Rubbish £0 12s 6d        
    2 hundredweights Laths and Plaster ceiling of Privy 3 yards @ 9d £0 2s 3d        
    2 hundredweights Walls 13 Yards @ 5d £0 5s 5d        
    Welsh Ladies slating to Privy 4 yards @ 2/3 £0 9s 0d        
    4 Hundredweights of quick Lime for strewing beneath floors 9d £0 3s 0d        
    Labourers 2 days cleaning out refuse and strewing quick Lime 3/6 £0 7s 0d        
    2 inch Framed Door (cleaded 1 inch boards) 15 Superficial Feet 1/2 £0 17s 6d        
    1 inch Batten Doors (Number 4) 41 Superficial Feet 7d £1 3s 11d        
    1¾ inch Sashes (Number 3) 40 Superficial Feet 1/ £2 0s 0d        
    Staff beads 18 Lineal Feet 3/4 £0 1s 1½d        
    Best patent Sash Cord 18 Lineal. Yards 2 £0 3s 0d        
    5 x 4 R.W. Door Frames 18 Lineal Feet 5d £0 7s 6d        
    5½ x 3 R.W. Door Frames 35 Lineal Feet 4½d £0 13s 1½d        
    3½ x 2½ R.W. Door Frames 11 Lineal Feet 2½ £0 2s 3½d        
    2½ Framed and Braced Gates 42 Superficial Feet 1/2 £2 9s 0d        
    4 pairs Hinges and Screws 1/8 £0 6s 8d        
    4 pairs Bands and Crooks and Screws 3/ £0 12s 0d        
    2 Norfolk Catches and Screws 1/2 £0 2s 4d        
    2 11 inch plates Bolts and Screws 1/1 £0 2s 2d        
    1 6 inch plate Bolt and Screw 8d £0 0s 8d        
    1 New Gothic Sneck for Gate 4/6 £0 4s 6d        
    1 Catch for Gate (padlock latch) 1/3 £0 1s 3d        
    1 Button and knob (Ash pit door) £0 0s 3d        
    Joiners 9 days repairing and rehanging Shutters Doors and sashes taking up and making good floors etc. etc. 5/6 £2 9s 6d        
    3 inch Metal fall pipe 10 lineal Feet 7d £0 5s 10d        
    New Bucket leather £0 0s 4d        
    Solder for repairing pump 1 pound £0 1s 0d        
    Plumber 5/6 and Assistant 2/6 2½ days each repairing force pump fixing spouts fall pipes etc. etc. etc. 9/ £1 2s 6d        
    3 Sashes glazed (21 ounce sheet) 33¾ superficial feet 9d £1 5s 1½d        
    2 Squares (21 ounce Sheet) 1/6 £0 3s 0d        
    1 Square of strong fluted glass 8½ x 5½ 6d £0 0s 6d        
    1 Square of strong fluted Fanlight 5/ x 23¼ £0 5s 6d        
    4 Hundredweights plain painting 30 yards 9d £1 2s 6d £81 13s 3d  
        £86 17s 9d  
           

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