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Claim for loss of property #5752 – Particulars

  No. of Claim Name of Claimant Description of Claimant Address of Claimant  
  5752 John Eyre Filesmith Malin Bridge  
  Nature of Claimant’s Interest   Particulars of Claim Amount of Damages Claimed  
  Damage to Personal Property   Loss of and damage to Household furniture, Wearing Apparel and Effects, including Hair Seated Sofa, and Pillows, Kitchen Table, Dining Table, Oak Drawers, 4 Chairs, Arm Chair, Rocking Chair, 2 Children's Chairs, Cocoa Matting, Hearth Rug, 2 Door Mats, Crockery, Knives & Forks, Spoons, Water Tub, Brown Ware, Ornaments, Pudding Bowl & Spoon, Tins, Saucepans, two Pudding Stands, Kettle, Tea, Coffee, Caddy, Preserve Pan, Tea Tray & Waiter, 2 Fenders & Fire Irons, various kinds of Brushes, 2 Work Boxes, 2 Umbrellas, peg, 2 Table Cloths, Ashpan and other Articles £15 18s 5d  
    Loss of and damage to Wearing Apparel including Coat, Vest, Trousers, Hat, 2 Print Dresses, 2 Wool Skirts, Shawl, Bonnet, 2 Flannel Petticoats, 2 Skirts, Child's Frock, 2 pair Stays, 3 plaid Frocks, pinafores, 10 pairs Stockings, Woman's Underclothing & Night Clothing, 2 Girls Hats, 1 pair Man's Boots, 2 pairs Woman's Boots, 5 pairs Children's Boots and other Articles £7 19s 8d  
    Loss of Provisions, 2 Stone Bread, 6 lbs Sugar, Stone Bacon, 8 lbs Beef, 1½lb Butter, 3 lbs Lard, 2 lbs Candles, 4 Jars Preserves, ¼ lb Tea, ½ lb Coffee, and other Articles £2 3s 3d  
    Loss of Books inlcuding History of Joseph, 3 Prayer Books, 3 Bibles, 3 Testaments, 2 Hymn Books, 2 Vols. Leisure Hour, Uncle Toms Cabin, and about 100 others. £2 9s    
    Loss of and damage to Garden, Garden Tools & Plants including Spade, Fork, Rake, Hoe, Saw, Pig Trough, Hatchet, Load Manure, 7 Gooseberry Trees, 6 Currant Trees, Lettuce, Onions, Radishes, Beets, 3 Pecks Potatoes, Flower Roots, Beans & other things £2 3s 3d  
    Loss of Pidgeon [sic] Cote, 7 pair Pidgeons, 2 Water Tubs and Tap & other Articles £2 14s 6d  
    Loss of Tools, Crowbar, 5 Stocks & Anvils, 6 pair Bellows, 2 Hammers, Grinding Stone, 5 Axles, 8 Handles, Chisels, Steel, Lead, Whetting Stone & Frame, Leadmould, Pan, Seat Boards & Stoops, Braces and Sett of Bits, 21 Mens Chisels, 2 Planes, 3 Gimblets, Store Box and other Articles £18 1s 6d  
    Loss of Trade or Business and employment for Claimant and two Daughters for 6 weeks, in consequence of Destruction of Shop £11 8s    
    Loss of Finished Work £1 9s 10d  
    Loss of Knierr and Spell, Trip Stick, Gasfillings, sharing Utensils, 40 Yards Calico £2 3s 6d  
    Cleaning House & the Furniture and Clothes left to Claimant £1 1s    
    Coals Destroyed   4s 6d  
        £67 16s 5d  
  Certificate Granted
6 April 1865
Assessed by Agreement incl costs at £35      

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