London's Pulse: Medical Officer of Health reports 1848-1972

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London County Council 1900

[Report of the Medical Officer of Health for London County Council]

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Table 4. Particulars of the Septic Tanks (if used).

No.Name of town or district.Number of tanks.Distinctive name or number of each ttnk."Whether the tanks are open or closed.Dimensions of the tanks. _Capacity of the tanks.
30Manchester1Closed40 x 1291/627,500
2Open300 x 10061,125,000
The open septic tank s have been recently enlarged as follows—300 x 10071,300,000