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Claim for loss of property #5041 – Particulars

  No. of Claim Name of Claimant Description of Claimant Address of Claimant  
  5041 Henry Barker Administrator of the Goods, Chattels, Rights, and Audits, of Joseph Barker deceased late of Malin Bridge near Sheffield, Steel Roller Butcher and Farmer Arbourthorne near Sheffield  
  Nature of Claimant’s Interest   Particulars of Claim Amount of Damages Claimed  
  Owner as Administrator, of the said Joseph Barker deceased of the Wearing Apparel and other Property mentioned in the particulars of Claim, which were the Property of the said Joseph Barker, deceased at the time of his death   Damage sustained by loss or injury of the following Articles which belonged to Claimants Son Joseph Barker who was drowned at Malin Bridge near Sheffield as per particulars following. Joseph Barker had in his pocket of his own money when drowned Seven Pounds, only three pounds was recovered. Loss £4. £4      
    Top Coat £2 10s    
    Various Suits of Clothes £6      
    Body Linen etc. 40/~ Boots 40/~ £4      
    Riding Whip and Spurs   10s    
    Pattern Cards of Cutlery £1 3s    
    Books and other Articles £2      
    2 yards of New broad Cloth £1 19s    
    A large Trunk 10/ An Umbrella 10/~ £1      
    Hats 20/ One Gold Pin large size 57/~ £3 17s    
    One Gold Pin Smaller   17s    
    Set of Gold Studs 13/~ Wrist Links 15/~ £1 8s    
    Gold Albert Chain and Key £3      
    Watch repairing £3 5s    
    Interest thereon from 12 March 1864 to 29 July 1865 at 7 Per Cent £3 8s 5d  
        £38 17s 5d  
  Certificate Granted
29 June 1865
Assessed by Agreement incl costs at £37 10s    

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