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I have carefully considered the matters in question between the owners of the "Parthenia" and Messrs. Houlder Bros & Co also between Messrs Houlder Bros & Co and the Executors of the late Ralph Firbank Esq and I decide as follows:-
That Messrs Houlder Bros & Co do by the 30th October 1883 pay to the Owners of the Parthenia the sum of £395.16.3 in full satisfaction of all demands.
That the Executors of the late Ralph Firbank Esq do pay to Messrs Houlder Bros & Co the sum of £260 with Interest at 5% per annum from 5th December 1882 to date of payment.
That the proceeds of the cement damaged & sold belong to the Executors of the late Ralph Firbank Esq.
(Sd) T. Scrutton
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£ 6.12. 8
to the owners of the Parthenia
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" the Messrs Houlder Bros & Co
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" the Execs of the late R. Firbank
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