Claims for compensation : report of the Board appointed in 1875 to investigate claims for compensation in connection with the Public Service, and claims by the widows or families of deceased public servants

Corporate Author: Victoria. Board Appointed to Investigate and Report on the Claims Preferred by Officers in the Public Service, or by the Widows or Families of Deceased Public Officers
Other Authors: àBeckett, Thomas Turner, 1808-1892, Odgers, William Henry, 1828-1881, Smith, Robert Murray, 1831-1921, Thomas, Ebenezer John, b. 1839
Published: Melbourne : George Skinner, Acting Government Printer, 1876
Parliamentary Paper Number: Parliamentary paper (Victoria. Parliament) ; 1875-76, no. A 21
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Item Description: "Ordered by the Legislative Assembly to be printed 15th March 1876"
Board comprised: Thomas Turner a'Beckett (Chairman), William H. Odgers and Robert Murray Smith
"E. J. Thomas, Secretary, 27 May 1875"
"We find referred to us the claims of Messieurs Ireland, Swan, Moody, and McLean, which were considered by the Board appointed in 1874, and were reported upon as "not being strictly tenable," but as being claims which, from the peculiar circumstances mentioned in the report, might be regarded as "entitled to some recognition at the hands of the Government.""
"The persons above named were in the employ of the Public Works department - Ireland, Swan, and Moody, as inspectors of works ; McLean, as a laborer, in the Dredging department, employed on daily wages."
Physical Description: 7p. ; 34cm.