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Claim for loss of property #4009 – Particulars

  No. of Claim Name of Claimant Description of Claimant Address of Claimant  
  4009 Luke Bower Model Maker and Shopkeeper Wilson Street; late of 98 Harvest Lane, Sheffield  
  Nature of Claimant’s Interest   Particulars of Claim Amount of Damages Claimed  
  Damage to Personal Property   Loss of and damage to Household Furniture including ~ Counter, Flour Bin, Table, Book Case and Drawers, Carpet and Floor Oil Cloth and other Articles £6 10s    
    Loss of and damage to Stock in Trade including 4 dozen of Sugar 2 dozen of Lump Sugar, 3 Stones of Bread, 3 Pots Lard, Bacon Cheese, 3 Bags of Flour, Fine and Coarse Sharps, Sundry Articles of Grocery on Window bottom, Palmers Candles, Window Show Glasses, 3 pounds Tobacco, Snuff, Large and Small Weights and Scales ~ 1 dozen Rice, Currants and other Articles £14 17s 11d  
    Loss and damage to Books, Nicholson's Architecture Engineer £1      
    3 Pairs of Shoes £1 1s    
    Expense of getting Counter and Flour Bin out of Cellar, removing Household Furniture, Stock in Trade and other Effects to another Shop, Carters wages and other expenses £3 10s    
    Loss of Linen in Drawers downstairs, including Sheets, Table Cloths, Stockings, Shawls, Handkerchiefs and other Articles £2      
    Coals 10/ Loss of Trade or Business £7.10.0 £8      
        £36 18s 11d  
  Certificate Granted
11 March 1865
Assessed by Agreement incl costs at £27      

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