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Claim for loss of property #4534 – Particulars

  No. of Claim Name of Claimant Description of Claimant Address of Claimant  
  4534 Robert Marsden Merchant Bridge Street Works  
  Nature of Claimant’s Interest   Particulars of Claim Amount of Damages Claimed  
    Grinding Wheel Love Street        
    Damage to one Twelve House High Pressure Engine £12 Damage to fine Driving Drums 25/. Recovering 3 Driving Drums £3 £16 5s    
    Shafting laker up and reset and Levelled Neck etc. repaired £2.10.0 Ten foot Driving Wheel and small spun Wheel damaged £1.10.0 £4      
    Damage to fine Driving Bands £3.10.0 Six Ton Engine Slack spoiled 33/. Large Gates damaged 10/.Damage to Boiler House cleaning out £3.0.0 £8 13s    
    Damage to Engine House To Cisterns Pumps Air Pumps Well Gearing & Work Tools £15      
    Drains in the Yard cleaning out Yard repitched £4.10.0 Leading Mud & Rubbish out of Yard Labourers £3.15.0 £8 5s    
    Cask of Grease spoiled 30/. 56lbs Tallow spoiled 7/. Neats Foot Oil 6/. Sweet Oil 2/3 Iron spout knocked down in the Yard 10/. £3 15s 3d  
    Saw spindle and Saw damaged 15/. Large Glazier damaged 20/. Draw Bench Cog Wheel Broken £2.10.0 Sundry Pullies Axle Tree etc. damaged £1.0.0 £5 5s    
    Pair Large Vice 5/. Glazier Horsing and Crates damaged 15/. Childs Carriage damaged 10/. Two Iron spouts knocked down in Love Street 17/. £2 7s    
    To loss of Rents £24 5s 6d  
        £87 15s 9d  
  Certificate Granted
16 February 1865
Assessed by Agreement incl costs at £77      

Note: Nature of Interest is omitted

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