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[Report of the Medical Officer of Health for Southwark, The Vestry of the Parish of St. George the Martyr]
Parish of Saint George the Martyr, Southwark.
THE VESTRY OF SAINT GEORGE THE MARTYR, SOUTHWARK.
CONTRACTS FOR THE PERFORMANCE OF GENERAL WORKS AND SUPPLY OF MATERIALS.
Subsisting at the Commencement of, or entered into, during the Year ending 25th March, 1858.
|RATE, &c..||Date of Contract||Name of Party with whom Contract was made||Nature of Works to be performed, and Materials to be supplied.||Observations|
|GENERAL PURPOSES||14th June, 1836||South Metropolitan Gas Company||For Lighting 1st Class burners, £4 4s. 0d.||These Contracts were entered into by the Commissioners of the Borough Pavements.|
|„ 2nd ditto, £2 10s. 0d. each|
|6th March, 18055||Mowlem & Company||Paving Footpaths and Ways within West Divsion|
|24th April, 1855||Bugbee, James||Scavenging and Dusting, West Division, at £530 per annum|
|16th April, 1856||Shand & Mason||Repairing Pumps, at 20s. each per annum||By Letter of Agreement.|
|Phœnix Gas Company.||Lighting the Parish, at £4 5s. 0d. per burner .||From year to year.|
|London Gas Company.||Ditto, at £4 15s. Od. ditto||Ditto.|
|2nd March, 1857||Brown & Booth||Paving the Footpaths and Ways, per Schedule of prices.|
|7th April, 1857||Baldock, Thomas||Supply of Flints, at 3s. 9d. per cubic yard.|
|19th May, 1857||Reed, William||Team hire and Cartage.|
|28th May, 1857||Mowlem & Company||Supply of Guernsey Granite, at 14s. 7d.|
|1st June, 1857||Reddin, Edmund||Water Carts, at £54 for the season.|
|3rd June, 1857||Gardner, George||Bombay Stone, at 12s. 6d. per cubic yard.|
|SEWERS||30th May, 1856||Yeoman, Joseph||General Jobbing Works (as per Schedule of prices).|
|11th May, 1857||King, Horace||Ditto, ditto.|
(Signed) J. S. BEADLE,