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Claim for loss of property #5120 – Particulars

  No. of Claim Name of Claimant Description of Claimant Address of Claimant  
  5120 William Bancroft Grinder Stacey Wheel, Loxley, in the County of York  
  Nature of Claimant’s Interest   Particulars of Claim Amount of Damages Claimed  
  Tenant from year to year   For damage to Crops, Tillages and Hay in Stack at Stacey Wheel Loxley on land in the occupation of the said William Bancroft, Particulars of which are set forth in the Schedule hereunto annexed £51 11s 10d  
    For expenses incurred in estimating the above damage £1 11s 6d  
    For tools washed away particulars of which are set forth in the Schedule hereunto annexed £18 7s    
    For Goods washed away
14 dozen 4½ Stag square point navy Knives 5/6
£3 17s    
    For 3 months loss of profits being average earnings of Claimant and his two Sons, William Bancroft and George Bancroft respectively 19 and 15 Years of Age during which time they were entirely out of work in consequence of the Inundation £21      
    For legal expenses incurred in consequence of the above Inundation prior to the filing of this Claim £1 11s 6d  
    Also Interest on the above Amount of £97.18.10 from June 14th 1864 (the end of the above three Months) until the assessment of these damages.        
    The first Schedule to the Claim of Mr William Bancroft. [£.s.d]        
  0 acres 2 roods 0 rood; 5½ x 5½ yards">perches Little Holme. New Seeds on Oat Stubble 2nd Crop from Fallow allowed for loss of Crop 4.0.0        
  0 acres 3 roods 19 rood; 5½ x 5½ yards">perches Ings or Upper Holme, Seeds after Wheat from Fallow, loss of Crop, and Tillages also for a heap of Manure 13.4.6        
  0 acres 1 rood 10 rood; 5½ x 5½ yards">perches Part of House Field, Grass, loss of Crop, Tillages and Labour 2.7.6        
  0 acres 1 rood 0 rood; 5½ x 5½ yards">perches Garden allow loss of Crop, Rhubarb Roots, Pea Sticks and Tillage 4.14.10        
  0 acres 1 rood 0 rood; 5½ x 5½ yards">perches Dam Bank, Grass, loss of Crop 1.0.0        
 

2 acres 0 roods 29 rood; 5½ x 5½ yards">perches
In House Field 5 Tons 0 hundredweights 0 quarters part of a Hay Stack, @ £5.5.0 26.5.0


£51.11.10
       
    Second Schedule to the Claim of Mr William Bancroft. [£.s.d]        
    3 Grinding Horsings 2.5.0        
    6 Iron dowelled Pulleys from 10 inches to 18 inches 1.14.10        
    3 Pulleys from 10 inches to 15 inches 0.11.8        
    2 Wood Glaziers 30 inches axles etc. 1.0.0        
    2 Wood Glaziers 25 inches Axles etc. 0.14.0        
    1 Glazier 21 inches 0.7.0        
    4 Leather Glaziers from 20 to 24 inches Axles etc. 8/~ each 1.12.0        
    1 Back Glazier 0.5.0        
    2 Side Buffs axles etc. 0.16.0        
    2 Sets of Screws and Plates one set found, 1 Set charged, size 14 inches and Plate Spanner 2.10.0        
    4 Grinding Stones long eights 1.1.0        
    1 Whitening Stone axles and Pulleys 0.11.0        
    1 Polish Axle etc. 0.5.0        
    1 long New Band 9½ Yards 0.17.0        
    2 long Grinding Bands 9½ Yards each 0.17.0        
    3 Glazing Bands 5 Yards long 0.12.0        
    3 Glazing horsings 0.7.6        
    3 Pairs of Crates 0.6.0        
    3 Pairs of Chains 0.15.0        
    Hack hammer and Wheel Kit Boards, and Glue Kettle and many other things 3 pairs of holders etc. 1.0.0


£18.7.0
       
    First Schedule amount 51.11.10        
    Claim Amount 28.0.0


£97.18.10
       
        £97 18s 10d  
  Certificate Granted
2 August 1865
Assessed by Agreement incl costs at £90 3s    

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