Hints from the Health Department. Leaflet from the archive of the Society of Medical Officers of Health. Credit: Wellcome Collection, London
Report for the year ended 31st December 1912 of the Medical Officer of Health for the Port of London
Double Bulkheads— There were no infringements with regard to the provision
(7) No boats have been detained for cleansing.
(8) On December 31st, 1912, there were 258 boats on the Register.
(9) Two boats were registered in 1912. These were new boats.
I have the honour to be, Gentlemen,
Your obedient Servant,
Medical Officer of Health, Port of London.