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Claim for loss of property #4531 – Particulars

  No. of Claim Name of Claimant Description of Claimant Address of Claimant  
  4531 Thomas Parkin Butcher 182½ Gibraltar Street  
  Nature of Claimant’s Interest   Particulars of Claim Amount of Damages Claimed  
  Yearly Tenant   20 Tongues partially destroyed £2 10s    
    4 Stones of Lard £1      
    2 Pair of Boots £1 4s    
    1 Pair of Womens   10s    
    1 Pair of Servants   6s    
    4 dozen of Underclothes consisting of Shirts Stockings Petticoats Butchers Smocks Collars Fronts Aprons Singlets etc. £1 10s    
    1 Womans Dress £1      
    3 Servants Frocks   12s    
    Oil Cloth Partially destroyed   10s    
    Bacon   12s 6d  
    Brushes   4s    
    Coals   5s    
    Bread & Flour   4s    
    Cleaning Cellar 3 times & Lime Washing £1 10s    
    Cleaning Shop House & Yard of Mud & Rubbish £1 10s    
    Cleaning Slaughter House & Yard of Mud & Rubbish   15s    
    Whitewashing Slaughter House & Yard £1      
    Manure partially destroyed   18s 6d  
    Locks & Keys   4s 6d  
    The Cellar has been so damp since the Flood that we have several Tongues spoiled since and is not dry yet,        
    Having only one room down stairs we put dirty Linen in the Cellar until the Wash day at the time of the Flood these articles were there from Saturday until the following Wednesday only charged part value        
        £16 5s 6d  
  Certificate Granted
27 April 1865
Assessed by Consent at £8      

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