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City of London 1922

[Report of the Medical Officer of Health for London, City of ]

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RATS AND MICE (DESTRUCTION) ACT, 1919. Summary Showing Investigations and Inspections Made and Details of Work Carried Out under the Above Act, for the Year ended, December 31st, 1922.

Months 1922.No. of Buildings Inspected.Average No. of Firms in building.No. of premises Rat Infested.Total No. of Firms interested.Steps taken to destroy Rats.Rat Proofing done, Rat-holes stopped, &c.Drainage and Sewage Work carried out • during the year.Special Observations.
Rat-Catcher Employed.Poison Used.Wire Traps.Breakbacks.Varnish Traps.Other Traps.Cats or Dogs kept.By City Engineer's Department.By M.O.H Department.Complaints or Applications for Advice.
January1032.013820977115822347860015022
February663.4125223386278117133812
March744.5128336463127326158487
April1142.51092926513267316221219
May153211393311158376152323332
June
July1031150114143781836485021
August
September1061.8471955295213232114
October1181.657196153552415133911
November1631.23919914213188124189
December763.523272312214191188
Totals1,0762.28552,3678246314645925910271255600150155
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*Buildings systematically inspected 921
„ Inspected as a consequence of complaints 155
Totals 1,076


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