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Claim for loss of property #5722 – Particulars

  No. of Claim Name of Claimant Description of Claimant Address of Claimant  
  5722 Joseph Ibbotson Corn Miller and Farmer Lower Bradfield  
  Nature of Claimant’s Interest   Particulars of Claim Amount of Damages Claimed  
  Freehold Premises   Cost of Restoring Corn Mill as per Contrast with Jonathan Proctor £1418      
    Extra Foundations to Corn Mill £48      
    Machinery in Corn Mill as per Schedule A. £854      
    Opening Old River Course repairing Weir, constructing Tail goit and Culvert, also Sundry Fence Walling etc. as per Tender from Jonathan Proctor. See Schedule B. £372      
    Sundry Fence Walling as per Schedule C. £243 10s 9d  
    Cost of pitching in Front of Mill £2      
    Cost of Gate & Gate posts to Mill Yard £5      
    Cost of Cart Shed in Mill Yard £15      
    Tiles and Metals to Mill Floor also Metal Frame and pyramid over kiln Fire fixed complete £30      
    Probable Cost of restoring foot of Weir £50      
    Sundries as per Schedule D. £645   11d  
    Trees etc. as per Schedule E. £5 14s    
    Land destroyed or injured as per Schedule F. £293 16s 3d  
    Valuation of Tillages etc. as per valuation by Mr James Booth £38 3s 9d  
    Schedule G. - Poor & Highway Rates £4 5s 6d  
    Probable Loss by the Destruction of Books £150      
    Probable Loss in consequence of Business being suspended say Two Years profit at, say £400 £800      
    Architects charge, Commission on Say £2000 @ 5 per cent £100      
    Surveyor & Valuer's charges £21      
        £5095 11s 2d  
  Certificate Granted
28 March 1865
Assessed by Agreement incl costs at £3505 5s    

Note: Claim amount incorrectly calculated by the Commissioners @ £5096.1.2 (CD)

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