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Claim for loss of property #4067 – Particulars

  No. of Claim Name of Claimant Description of Claimant Address of Claimant  
  4067 Joseph Rodgers Miller Philadelphia Steam Corn Mill, Sheffield  
  Nature of Claimant’s Interest   Particulars of Claim Amount of Damages Claimed  
  Owner   5 Bags Barley Meal 75 Stone @ 1/1 per Stone £4 1s    
    21 Bags C Sharps 210 Stone @ 8d £3 13s 4d  
    2 Bags Bean Meal 32 Stone @ 1/2 £1 17s 4d  
    12 Bags Bran 96 Stone @ 7½d £3      
    6 Bags Blue Peas 114 Stone @ 1/ £5 14s    
    35 Bags Grist 560 Stone @ 1/4 £37 6s 8d  
    19 Bags Flour 340 Stone @ 1/6 £26      
    2 Bags Pea Meal 32 Stone @ 1/2 £1 17s 4d  
    20 Bags Fine Sharps 360 Stone @ 1/2 £19 10s    
    5 Bags Wheat Meal 80 Stone @ 1/2 £4 13s 4d  
    5 Bags Ground Oats 55 Stone @ 1/2 £3 4s 2d  
    17 Quarters Wheat 43/ per quarter £36 11s    
    38 Loads Wheat 16/ per load £30 18s    
    200 Grist Sacks 1/6 each £15      
    400 Sacks damaged 1/ £20      
    In Stable ~ 1 Brown Horse, 1 Black Horse ~ 1 Brown Horse, 1 Gray Mare £120      
    6 Pigs at 46/ each £13 16s    
    5 Pigs at 38/ each £9 10s    
    40 Fowls 2/ £4      
    Repairing Gearing for 4 Horses £4      
    4 Carts and 1 Waggon damaged £12 18s    
    Machine Wire and Screen Wire £9 18s    
    In Office ~ Gas Fittings in Office and Mill £2      
    Desks, Door and Locks repairing £2 15s    
    Books Bill heads and Stamps £5 9s 6d  
    40 pounds Twine at 9d £1 10s    
    Stoppage of Mill and Machinery 3 weeks £50      
    Gearing 5 Stone Nutts with Wood Cogs £2 £10      
    Repairing Grist Arks and Setting £1.10.0 ~ 2 New Spouts for Mill Stones £1.5.0 £2 15s    
    3 New Leather Bands £10.10 ~ 7 Brass footsteps reboring 3/ ~ £1.1.0 £11 11s    
    Under Geer Motion for Engine and Air Pump ~ Rods and Valves £21      
    Fly Wheel Brasses taking out and cleaning £1 10s    
    Mill Shaft Brasses taking out and cleaning £1      
    Boiler Fire Places and Flues repaving and Steam Joints making afresh £34      
    Windows in Mill and Whitewashing and Engine House £5      
    Cleaning Mud away from Mill and Engine Yard Stable Mens time ~ Horse and Carts £30 10s    
    Furniture in House ~ 1 Clock repairing 12/6 ~ Two Sofas 50/ ~ 1 Dresser 20/ ~ 6 Kitchen Chairs 12/ ~ 10 Mahogany Chairs 30/ ~ 2 Oil Cloths 70/ ~ One Carpet 64/ ~ Three Hearth Rugs 30/ ~ 5 Mats 10/ ~ Earthenware broken 10/ ~ 4 Pair Shoes 34/ Piano repairing £5 £22 2s 6d  
        £588 11s 2d  
  Certificate Granted
9 May 1865
Assessed by Agreement incl costs at £488 3s    

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