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St Pancras 1904

[Report of the Medical Officer of Health for St. Pancras, London, Borough of]

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8.—Other Matters.

Matters notified to H. M. Inspectors of Factories:—
Failure to affix Abstract of the Factory and Workshop Act (S. 133)20
Action taken in matters referred by H.M. Inspectors as remediable under the Public Health Acts, but not under the Factory Act (S. 5)Notified by H.M. Inspector7
Reports (of action taken) sent to H.M. Inspectors7
Underground Bakehouses (S. 101):—
In use during 1903: 136 (Certificates refused in 1904 = 8)136
Certificates grantedIn 1903..
In 1904=93 and in 1905 (1st qr.)=25118
In use at the end of 1904: 128 (Certificates refused in 1905 (1st qr.), 10128
Homework:—Number of
Lists of Outworkers (S. 107):—Lists.Outworkers.
Lists received47290
Addresses of outworkersForwarded to other Authorities152
Received from other Authorities362
Homework in unwholesome or infected premises:—Wearing Apparel.Other.
Notices prohibiting homework in unwholesome premises (S. 108)....
Cases of infectious disease notified in homeworkers' premises3..
Orders prohibiting homework in infected premises (S. 110)....
Workshops on the Register (S. 131) at the end of 1904:—
Important classes of workshops, such as workshop bakehouses, may be enumerated here.Workshop Laundries86
Other Workshops388
Domestic Workshops46
Total number of workshops on Register520