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Claim for loss of property #5149 – Particulars

  No. of Claim Name of Claimant Description of Claimant Address of Claimant  
  5149 Joseph Jennings Butcher Owlerton  
  Nature of Claimant’s Interest   Particulars of Claim Amount of Damages Claimed  
  Owner   Stock in Trade, etc.        
    1 Horse £30. 1 Fat Cow £18.10.0 £48 10s    
    2 Slaughtered Cows £32. 4 Sheep £10 £42      
    Turnips and Cake £2. Hay and Straw 30/~ £3 10s    
    2 Spring Carts £13 Harness £6 £19      
    2 Barrows 28/~ 2 Butchers Cratches 12/~ £2      
    Hauling Wheel, Chains, Ropes, Rails and Cambrels £13      
    2 Ladders 6/~ 3 Cow Tubs 10/~ Cart Cover 40/~ £2 16s    
    Large quantity of Lard, Tongues and 50 Earning Skins £4 10s    
    2 Sheep troughs 8/~ 2 Corn Chests 14/~ £1 2s    
    Shaw Chopper, Rakes and Forks   18s    
    Desk and Scales 24/~, 2 Cleavers, Axe Knives and Saws 16/~ £2      
    1 Dog 40/~ 1 Sale Table with Claw feet 12/~ £2 12s    
    Furniture        
    8 days Clock in Mahogany Case £6      
    Mahogany Cupboard 40/ Desk and Drawers 45/~ £4 5s    
    Large painted Dresser 35/ Easy Chair 30/~ £3 5s    
    3 Hair seated Chairs 12/ 1 Couch and Cover 35/ £2 7s    
    Dining Table with 2 leaves 18/ Mahogany Stand 10/ £1 8s    
    Windsor Chair 4/9 Cocoa Matting 15 Yards @ 1/6 £1 7s 3d  
    Knitted Hearth Rug 14/ Metal Fender 8/~ £1 2s    
    Polished Steel Tongs   3s    
    Mahogany Work Box and Contents   13s    
    Pier Glass 15/~ 3 Portrait framed 11/~ £1 6s    
    3 Cases of Choice Birds £1 4s    
    Mahogany Box of Instruments   7s    
    3 large Meat Dishes 2/6 4 Smaller size 1/8   4s 2d  
    1 dozen Dinner Plates 1/4   1s 4d  
    1 Set Stone China Pitchers   2s 10d  
    3 Small Bowls and Basons   2s 2d  
    1 Set of Kitchen Fixtures and New Tap for Boiler £2 15s 6d  
    Soup Tureens and Ladel   2s 6d  
    2 Vegetable Dishes 2/6 2 large Panshons 2/   4s 6d  
    2 Glass dishes 1/2 looking Glass 1/4, Clothes box 2/   4s 6d  
    Gas piping and fittings with water Slide and double Bracket £1 10s 6d  
    Brushes 5/ 4 Memorial Cards framed 6/~   11s    
    Mahogany Tea Chest 4/9 Brass Pan 10/~   14s 9d  
    Copper Tea Kettle 8/} Black Tin Coffee Kettle 2/9   10s 9d  
    Metal Tea Pot 6/~ 2 Buckets and Ring 3/~   9s    
    1 large tin Bowl 2/6 2 Small size 1/~   3s 6d  
    Water Filter 16/~ Complete set of China 25/ £2 1s    
    2 Oak Washing Tubs 7/~ Tumbler Wine Glasses 4/6   11s 6d  
    German Silver Spoons 4/6 Cruit Stand complete 2/6   7s    
    4 Table Mats 1/9 1 dozen Ivory balanced Table Knives 20/~ £1 1s 9d  
    ½ dozen White Bone Table Knives 5/ 1 door Mat 2/9   7s 9d  
    1 Cart Umbrella 4/6 1 Alpacha Umbrela 7/   11s 6d  
    Wood Sofa Fixture 16/~ 1 fine Wire Safe £3 £3 16s    
    2 McIntoshs 12/~ Linen £4.10.0 £5 2s    
    1 Pair Elastic Boots 10/ 1 Pair Clogs 1/2   11s 2d  
    6 Pair Boots @ 8/~ each 3 Hats 7/6 £2 15s 6d  
    Honey £1 10s    
    Paper and Hanging £1 9s 2d  
    Varnishing top of Kitchen and room   6s 6d  
    Papage painting 7/6 Wire Window Screen 20/ £1 7s 6d  
    Suet drawer   2s 6d  
    1 Table with Mahogany Top 7 feet 6 long x 2 feet 6 £1 10s    
    Rent of Slaughter house, Stable, Chamber and Shed from March 12th to October 12 ~ 7 Months @ £5 Per Annum £2 18s 4d  
    Rent of Kitchen from March 12 to August 12th ~ 5 Months @ 30/~ per Annum   12s 6d  
    Paid for Shop Room from March 12th to April 16th 5 Weeks @ 20/ until own Shop was ready £5      
    Expenses incurred in having to slaughter Cattle in Sheffield in consequence of own Shop being washed away 7 Weeks @ 48/~ £16 16s    
    Cleaning Cellars of Mud   15s    
    2 Loads of Coals 52 Hundredweights @ 14/~ £1 16s 3d  
    6 Loads of Manure 6 Tons @ 4/~ £1 4s    
    Pigeon Cote and Pigeons £1 3s    
    Gas Piping and Brackets in Slaughter House, Stable, etc. £2      
    Loss of Books and Debts occasioned by Persons drowned in the Flood £120      
    Loss in Trade £55      
    To Valuing £4 3s 6d  
        £408 1s 8d  
  Certificate Granted
26 April 1865
Assessed by Agreement incl costs at £245 5s    

Note: Line 30: Basons [sic]; Line 46: Alpacha [sic]. Total in register is incorrect [£405.13.8]

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