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Claim for loss of property #5126 – Particulars

  No. of Claim Name of Claimant Description of Claimant Address of Claimant  
  5126 Robert Blackburne Book Keeper and Manager 64 New Queen Street, Sheffield; late 56 Green Lane, Sheffield  
  Nature of Claimant’s Interest   Particulars of Claim Amount of Damages Claimed  
  Damage to Personal Property   4½ Yards Oil Cloth 10/6 door Mat 3/ door Mat 1/3   14s 9d  
    16 Yards Carpet 32/~ Hearth Rug 8/6 Mattress 7/~ Flock Bed 12/~ £2 19s 6d  
    Feather Bolster 6/~ 2 feather Pillows 8/~ 1 Pair Boots 12/ £1 6s    
    Wifes Boots, Bonnet 14/6 Shawl 18/~ Coat 40/~ Stuff Dress 16/6 £4 9s    
    20 Yards Carpet 2/8, 2.13.4 Hearth Rug 10/6 £3 3s 10d  
    2 pair Boots 34/6 pair Wifes Boots 6/6 Door Mat 2/9 £2 3s 9d  
    Felt Hat 4/6 Overcoat 42/~ Undercoat 25/~ £3 11s 6d  
    1 Waistcoat 8/6 1 Pocket Handkerchief 3/6   12s    
    1 Sofa broken and Cushion washed away and Moreen Cover spoiled 20/ loose Cushion for easy Chair washed away 3/~ £1 3s    
    1 Table Cover 12/~ Diaper Table Cloth 6/~   18s    
    1 Brown Melton Cloth Coat and Waistcoat £2 12s 6d  
    1 pair Black Trowsers 24/ pair Wellington Boots 16/ £2      
    3 pair Bump Sheets 19/6 4 Pillow Slips 6/~ £1 5s 6d  
    4 Towels 7/6 Diaper Towels 3/6   11s    
    4 Cotton Shirts 26/~ 2 Mens flannel Shirts 11/~ £1 17s    
    2 Pair Mans flannel drawers 9/~ 2 pairs Worsted Stockings 2/8   11s 8d  
    4 Pair Cotton Stockings 3/4 Flannel Petticoat 6/6   9s 10d  
    2 Silk pocket Handkerchiefs   7s    
    4 Mens linen Fronts 5/6 8 linen Collars 2/~   7s 6d  
    2 Pairs Cotton drawers 5/~ 1 Hand Brush 1/4   6s 4d  
    Sweeping Brush 2/3 Scrubbing Brush 1/2   3s 5d  
    Set of Blacking Brushes ~ pair of laced Boots   7s 6d  
    Pair of Short Wellington Boots 20/~ £1      
    Piece of Carpet 7/6 large Door Mat 3/4   10s 10d  
    3 Tin Saucepans 2/10 Maiden Pot 1/3 Panshon 1/3   5s 4d  
    2 Baskets 1/8 1 Basket 1/ pair Pattens 8d   3s 4d  
    A Baking of Bread 1/9 ½ Stone of Flour 10d   2s 7d  
    6½ pounds of Beef 3/6 Load of Potatoes 3/6 Coat 4/6   11s 6d  
    1 Bread Pot 1/3 2 Stew Pots 2/~   3s 3d  
    2 days Wages cleansing Cellars and house at 3/4   6s 8d  
    Lime Washing the Cellar 2/6 Coals for drying house 17/   19s 6d  
    Paid for Engine to pump Water out of Cellars and repairs in Kitchen   10s    
    Cleansing Gas Meter and damage to fire Irons and Fenders 6/~ A quantity of Pickles spoilt £1 2s    
        £37 15s 7d  
  Certificate Granted
30 January 1865
Assessed by Consent at £15      

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