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Romford 1913

[Report of the Medical Officer of Health for Romford RDC]

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2nd District.—Dagenham, Chadwell Heath, Beacontree Heath,
Rainham, and Wennington.

Summary of work done through the Sanitary Inspector and under the H.W.C. Acts, in the Rural District of Romford, during the year ending December 31st, 1913.

TotalNumber for Year.Notes, Results of Inspection, &c.
1Complaints received49
2Nuisances detected without complaint250
3Nuisances abated253
4 5Nuisances remaining unabated Formal notices served14 201
6Summonses issued
7Convictions obtained
8No. of cottages inspected1,045
9No. of cottages found unfit for human habitation3
10No. of representations made with the view of Closing Orders being made3
11No. of Closing Orders made3
12No. of cottages in which defects were remedied without a Closing Order. In hand 2837
13No. of cottages in which defects were remedied after making Closing Order
14No. of cottages closed. Three in operation
15No. of cottages demolished by Order
16No. of Common Lodging Houses in District. Frequency of Inspection
17No. of Slaughter Houses in District. Frequency of Inspection6
18No. of Bakehouses in District. Frequency of Inspection5
19No. of Dairies and Milkshops. Frequency of Inspection. Frequent Intervals7
20No. of Cowkeepers Frequency of Inspection9
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