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

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East Ham 1948

[Report of the Medical Officer of Health for East Ham]

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The number of tuberculous patients receiving in-patient treatment and the institutions concerned as on 30/6/48, are shewn below :—

Alton Hospital5
Fairlight Sanatorium1
Highgate Hospital1
Holt Sanatorium1
Hull After-Care Committee1
King George V Sanatorium1
London Chest Hospital1
Papworth Hall2
Preston Hall1
Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital, Stanmore21
Royal Sea Bathing Hospital8
St. Joseph's Hospice2
St. Mary's, Broadstairs15
Queen Elizabeth Hospital for Children1
St. Thomas's Hospital1
Church Army Lads' Sanatorium2
Abergele Sanatorium8
Dagenham Sanatorium8
VVhipps Cross Hospital2
Langdon Hills Sanatorium1
North Middlesex Hospital1
Harts Sanatorium ...655

Water Supply.
(i) The water supply of the Borough in its several parts has
been satisfactory both in quality and quantity.
(ii) All houses in the area have water services laid on from the
Metropolitan Water Board's mains. No bacteriological
or chemical analyses were made by this Authority of the
raw water going into supply.
(iii) The water supply of this district from the Metropolitan
Water Board does not give rise to plumbo-solvent action.
(iv) There were no contamination areas.