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Sutton and Cheam 1940

[Report of the Medical Officer of Health for Sutton and Cheam]

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The number of carcasses inspected at the time of

slaughter, and prior to the coming into operation of the Livestock (Restrictions on Slaughtering) Order, 1940, together with percentages of the animals found to be diseased either wholly or in part, are given in the following Table :—

Cattle, excluding Cows.Cows.Calves.Sheep and Lambs.Pigs.
Number killed135125
Number inspected ..135125
All diseases except Tuberculosis.
Whole carcasses condemned
Carcasses of which
some part or organ was condemned11
Percentage of the number inspected affected with disease other than tuberculosis_8.8%
Tuberculosis only.
Whole carcasses condemned1
Carcasses of which
some part or organ was condemned71
Percentage of the number inspected affected with Tuberculosis__5.92%_.8%
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