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Claim for loss of property #4631 – Particulars

  No. of Claim Name of Claimant Description of Claimant Address of Claimant  
  4631 Thomas Royle Beerhouse Keeper Woolpack Inn, Neepsend Lane, Sheffield  
  Nature of Claimant’s Interest   Particulars of Claim Amount of Damages Claimed  
  Damage to Personal Property   Loss and damage to Rocking Chair   6s    
    2 Childrens Chairs 3/6 Chest of Drawers £1.12.6 £1 18s    
    Kitchen Fender 7/6 Fire Irons 3/6 Room Fender 6/6 Maden 2/3   19s 9d  
    2 Pairs Mens Boots 7/. Pair Womans Boots 6/6 £1 5s 6d  
    2 Pairs Childrens Shoes 16/. 2 Sweeping and Hand Brushes £1 5s 6d  
    Set of Blacking Brushes 3/6 Set of Blacklead Brushes 3/.   6s 6d  
    Quantity of Pots consisting of Pitchers Dishes Plates Basins Cups & Saucers £1 10s    
    Metal Tea Pot 4/6 Quantity of Table & Tea Spoons about 2½ dozen German Silver 10/.   14s 6d  
    Copper Kettle 7/6 Saucepans Frying Pans and other Tins 15/. Pair of Bellows 3/6 Shelf in Kitchen 3/6 £1 9s 6d  
    Tap Room. The whole of seating and ceiling around room £4      
    3 Spittoons 1/6 Gas piping 4/6 Oil Cloths 25/. Mahogany Table 28/. £2 19s    
    Fender in Parlour     6d  
    Best Room, Seating in American Cloth all round the room £2 10s    
    Oil Cloth on Floor nearly new 30/. Mahogany Table 15/. £2 5s    
    Hearth Rug 10/6 2 Ash Pans 6/6 2 Silk Umbrellas 18/. £1 15s    
    1 dozen Pint bottles Porter destroyed 3/. 3 dozen empty 4/6   7s 6d  
    Childs Carriage 20/. Stone Bread 1/10 14 lbs Beef at 8d 9/4 £1 11s 2d  
    4 Couple Rabbits 8/. 9 lbs Bacon 7/6 6 Jars Pickled Walnuts £1 13s 6d  
    4 Jars Pickled Onions 7/. 2 Large Jars Pickled Cabbage 12/.   19s    
    Bar Counter 30/. Beer Machine Piping & Taps damaged 50/. £4      
    3 Boxes Cigar 21/. 5 Years Volumes of Illustrated London News £13 £14 1s    
    Fale [?] door for Counter 5/. Arm Chair 5/.   10s    
    Window Partition 10/. Stool 2/6 3 lbs Butter 4/3   16s 9d  
    Lot of Gimp trimmings, American Cloth India Matting £1 1s 6d  
    4 Jars Preserves 20/. 3 long Gantries 30/. £2 10s    
    Mallet Spanner & Gimlet 6/. 3 Buckets 4/6   10s 6d  
    2 Spades 2/6 4 White Window Blinds12/.   14s 6d  
    5 Gallons of Peppermint at 8/. - 40/. 3 Gallons Black Beer 12/. £2 12s    
    60 Gallons of Ale at 11d £2.15.0 £2 15s    
    50 Gallons Beers at 1/3 £3.3.0 3 Tea Trays 4/6 £3 7s 6d  
    10 Squares of Glass 5/10 4 Rooms Papering 24/. £1 9s 10d  
    Coal lost 15/. Two Pairs Spectacles 9/6 £1 4s 6d  
    2 Sets Dominoes 2/6 A lot of Stationary Books Slates Envelopes and other articles 20/. £1 2s 6d  
    Amount for compensation claimed for the loss of trade and death of 3 Persons & losses by the customers leaving the neighbourhood & the town itself. Further losses caused by the day Book being much injured and most of the writing being obliterated which precludes any possibility of recovering Book debts by law or otherwise £50      
    Amount claimed to compensate for loss by robbery of Silver Plated Print Knives, Tools and other Property from my Workshop facilitated by the door being burst open by the Waters £5      
    A further claim is made to compensate for loss of time caused by the Ball Street Bridge being washed away £5      
    Item this amount will not sufficiently compensate by as much as fifty pounds        
    Cleaning and Painting 4 Rooms and Cellars £10      
    Loss of Employment during 10 weeks arising from Sickness brought about by the Stench and a severe Cold with Surgeon and Medicine £10      
    Loss of estimated amount of Profit in consequence of having to close the Hotel for 6 days £1      
        £145 11s 6d  
  Certificate Granted
30 January 1865
Assessed by Consent at £35      

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