Hints from the Health Department. Leaflet from the archive of the Society of Medical Officers of Health. Credit: Wellcome Collection, London
[Report of the Medical Officer of Health for Battersea]
SOUTHWARK AND VAUXHALL WATER CO.
|16,516,000 gallons of water at 8½d. per 1,000 gallons||584||18||8|
|Altering meter box in Speke Road||0||9||6|
|Connecting 3 standposts in Prince of Wales' Road||27||10||0|
|LAMBETH WATER CO.|
|1,751,000 gallons of water at 1 /- per 1,000 gallons||87||11||0|
|Meter rent and maintenance||16||16||0|
|Use and maintenance of standposts||!9||0||0|
The details of Road Watering during the past season are set forth in the following tabulated statement.
|Lengths of Roads Watered.||Expenses incurred.|
|Hydrants and Standposts.||Horse Hire.||Water, Labour, Repairs to Standposts, Carts, Vans, &c.||Total.|
* Watered by the Parish of Clapham as a matter of convenience,
† Watered by the Parish of Wandsworth as a matter of convenience.
The above cost includes the sum of £17. 10s., paid as
compensation for accidents.
The total cost of road watering is at the rate of £34 10s. 6d.
New The details of the notices that have been received
Euild.ngs. for the erection of new buildings are as follows:—