Hints from the Health Department. Leaflet from the archive of the Society of Medical Officers of Health. Credit: Wellcome Collection, London
[Report of the Medical Officer of Health for Wandsworth District, The Board of Works (Clapham, Putney, Streatham, Tooting & Wandsworth)]
Births registered during the year 1873.
|Putney and Roehampton||168||152||320|
|Streatham, including Tooting and Balham||248||240||488|
|*** The excess of Births over Deaths in the entire district is 2,473.|
Meteorological Elements for 1873, from Observations taken at Greenwich.
|MEANS.||Jan., Feb., and March.||April, May, and June.||July, Aug., and September.||Oct., Nov., and December.||The Year.|
|Temperature of the) Air||39.4°||51.8°||60.3°||44.2°||48.9°|
|Weight of Vapour in a Cubic Foot of Air||2.4 grs.||3.5 grs.||4.5 grs.||2.9 grs.||3.3 grs.|
|Degree of Humidity (Satn. 100)||86°||78°||770°||88°||82°|
|Reading of Barometer||29.700 in.||29.804 in.||29.783 in.||29.833 grs.||29.780 in.|
|Weight of a Cubic Foot of Air||550 grs.||539 grs.||530 grs.||549 grs.||542 grs.|
|Rain (amount of)||5.7 in.||4.7 in.||7.6 in.||5.5 in.||23.5 in.|