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Claim for loss of property #4316 – Particulars

  No. of Claim Name of Claimant Description of Claimant Address of Claimant  
  4316 Francis Brookfield Plumber Wicker Sheffield  
  Nature of Claimant’s Interest   Particulars of Claim Amount of Damages Claimed  
  Absolute Owner   For Damage in respect of Goods and Articles in Premises in the Wicker in the Parish of Sheffield in the County of York destroyed and damaged by the Flood comprising -        
    2613 feet of Iron tube of different sizes Ties and Bands damaged and destroyed £29 6s 6d  
    1300 feet Crown Glass destroyed £3 18s    
    1000 feet Crown Glass damaged and destroyed £5      
    225 feet 3 inches metal pipe damaged £2 16s 3d  
    One rough Plate and 3 squares Crown Glass Broken   6s 6d  
    14 Metal leads 23 Metal Shoes Painting   9s 3d  
    Damage to Gasometer Photometer Laithe and other apparatus £10 10s    
    Cwt Sheet fine damaged £2 16s 3d  
    45 Gross Fine Gall Pipe damaged and rendered useless £1 13s 9d  
    4 Cwt Putty destroyed £1 16s    
    Half Ton Coal lost   5s    
    361 Sheets of perforated tin damaged £4 12s    
    5 Tons Lead Pipe and Sheer Lead damaged £10      
    Trade Losses Wages during stoppage consequential damage £25      
    Mason's Joiner and Whitewashers accounts for cleaning and repairing £3 10s    
    Valuer and professional charges £3 3s    
    Interest on £105.2.6 at 12½ per cent from the time of the flood to time appointed for Commissioners making award 13 months and the difference between £4 and £12½ per cent from the time of the Commissioners making award to date fixed for payment - 3 months £16 9s    
        £121 11s 6d  
  Certificate Granted
9 March 1865
Assessed by Agreement incl costs at £83 3s    

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