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Claim for loss of property #4074 – Particulars

  No. of Claim Name of Claimant Description of Claimant Address of Claimant  
  4074 Joseph Rodgers and Aaron Dearden [Joseph Rodgers] Miller and Engineer; [Aaron Dearden] Miller [Joseph Rodgers] Philadelphia Steam Corn Mill; [Aaron Dearden] Oxford Street  
  Nature of Claimant’s Interest   Particulars of Claim Amount of Damages Claimed  
  As Executors under the Will of Mr. William Rodgers late of ~ Philadelphia deceased Owner of the Real and Personal Property mentioned in the annexed Column   Valuation of damage done by the recent Flood to Messrs. Rodgers' Property situate at Philadelphia, Sheffield        
    Rebuilding the Forge £250      
    Rebuilding Smiths Forgeing Hearth £55      
    In Cottage Number 1 ~ Making good Staircase Wall   7s 6d  
    In Cottage Number 2 ~ New Front Door £1 4s    
    In Cottage Number 4 ~ New Front Door £1 4s    
    In Cottage Number 5 ~ New Staircase Steps £1 10s    
    In Cottage Number 5 ~ Rechanging Staircase Door   2s 6d  
    Doors under Sinks in each House £1      
    Rebuilding back Wall £7 18s 4d  
    2 Coat Plaster back Wall £1 4s 3d  
    Cleaning out Cellars and Whitewashing £5      
    Rebuilding 2 Coal Places at the end of Cottages £5 14s    
    10 Brick fence Wall £1 4s    
    In Deaden's House ~ Shop Window and Shutters £6      
    In Deaden's House ~ Living Room, Ceiling and Walls £1 1s 4d  
    In Deaden's House ~ Cellar Wall - Rebuilding   16s    
    Rebuilding Coal Place and Fence Wall in Yard £11 10s    
    In Mr. Rodger's House ~ Repairs in living room £1 10s    
    In Mr. Rodger's House ~ Repairs in Parlour £2 10s    
    Yard Gate, Stable door, Machine Shop door £4 14s    
    Repairing and Rebuilding Pig Cotes and Privy £12      
    Rebuilding Cart Shed £7      
    12 Dozen Files damaged £3      
    Hearth and Bellows repairing £5      
    Old Timber washed away £15      
    One Ashlar Stone Resetting for Tilt Baulk   10s    
    4 Tilt Blocks Resetting £3      
    48 Feet of 3 inch Oak washed away £2 8s    
    Repairing and cleaning 4 Lathes, 1 Boring Machine and one Planing Machine £26      
    Models washed away ~        
    One 6 feet Spur Wheel £9 ~ One 3 feet Spur Wheel 90/ One 3 feet 10 inch Spur Wheel £6 £19 10s    
    One 3 feet 6 inch Spur Wheel 90/ ~ One Bevel Wheel 5 feet 10 inch £10 ~ One Bevel Wheel 6 feet £12 £26 10s    
    One 20 feet Arm Core Box 60/ ~ One 14 feet at 50/ £5 10s    
    One 20 feet Fly Wheel Ann 60/ ~ One 12 feet 6 in Arm Core Box 40/ £5      
    One 14 inch Pedestal Mould 20/ ~ One 12 inch Pedestal Mould 20/ One 8 inch Pedestal Mould 15/ £2 15s    
    One 10 inch Pinion 80/ ~ One 11 inch Pinion 80/ ~ 2 10 inch Housings £6 £14      
    One 8 inch Housing 60/ ~ One 3 High Housing 60/ £6      
    One 12 inch Crinoline Housing 70/ ~ One Set Circular Shears £10 £13 10s    
    One Set large and Shear £10 ~ One Set Forge Furnace and Hearth Plates £15 £25      
    One Set Middle Size Shear Moulds £5      
    Rents etc.        
    5 Cottage Houses, Papering and Painting £5 each £25      
    One Sale Shop Papering and Painting £7 10s    
    One Dwellinghouse Papering and Painting £7 10s    
    One Year's Rent on 5 Cottages £26      
    One Year's Rent on Sale Shop and Dwellinghouse £28      
    One Quarters Rent of Forge £50      
    Foundation of Gable End of Mill Repairing £20      
    Frith Brothers and Jenkinson's charge for Valuation £2 2s    
    One 5/8 Top Swage 2/ ~ One 1¼ Top Swage 2/6   4s 6d  
    1 1¾ Top Swage 3/ ~ One 2 inch 3/6 ~ One 3½ inch 4/   10s 6d  
    15 Steel Punches Round and Square 2/0 each £1 10s    
    20 Steel Drifts, Round and Square 1/6 each £1 10s    
    7 Steel Mandrils 2/   14s    
    3 Cup Tools for Nut Swaging 3/ each   9s    
    One Nut Swage 1½ inch Bolts   3s    
    4 Hard Punches 4/ ~ 2 Set Hammers 2/   8s    
    4 Hot Lates   8s    
    One Screwing Post and Metal Frame 30/ £1 10s    
    1 ~ 5 feet Mortice Spurr Wheel (made for cocker Brothers/repaired) £5      
    1 6 feet Mortice Spurr Wheel (made for Hooles/repaired) £7      
    1 3 feet Mortice Spurr Wheel (made for Hooles/repaired) £4      
    Gravel washed away from Tilt foundation £10      
    6 Tons of Engine Coals 6/ £1 16s    
        £757 7s 11d  
  Certificate Granted
23 January 1865
Assessed by Consent at £650      
      The Claimants will also Claim Interest to the date of Adjudication and their Costs        

Note: Line 3: forgeing [sic]. Lines 15-17: Deaden [sic]. Line 40: One Set large and Shear [sic]

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