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City of London 1913

[Report of the Medical Officer of Health for Port of London]

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TABLE XII.

Return of Rats caught and destroyed during 1913.

The entire cost of destroying these rats has been borne by the Shipowners and Dock Companies.

Jan.Feb.Mar.April.May.June.July.Aug.Sept.Oct.Nov.Dec.Totals.
Millwall Dock—
Warehouses1642312031372371601912132282742211822,441
Vessels during voyage26206821420120401250526628
„ while in dock2672571271722802001682112322532252052,597
Surrey Commercial Dk.—
Warehouses14151315118025124194433321
Vessels during voyage2020
„ while in dock4316815914571153961286969
Regent's Canal Dock—
Warehouses
Vessels during voyage
„ while in dock
St. Katharine's Dock—
Warehouses586366526843526647577354699
Vessels during voyage
„ while in dock
London Dock—
Warehouses3854876873455210713910211791973
Vessels during voyage
„ while in dock55
Albert and Victoria Dks.—
Warehouses4116847325878466486478876685566814697,816
Vessels during voyage513203787035688404373441481201,0873,772
,, while in dock6421,0391,0576435528547009104834736244078,384
West India Dock—
Warehouses6485125741992512362491641691621861,964
Vessels during voyage6227120203134144869434110292841,390
„ while in dock1701963691263411951583072683854421643,121
East India Dock—
Warehouses472333364253485254424926505
Vessels during voyage2020
„ while in dock148154621141338511364841051911,091
Tilbury Dock—
Warehouses581491299828976901741602073112001,941
Vessels during voyage46857287246035370061698044053501595,318
„ while in dock2342563431362354652805312092312263193,465
River—
During voyage340312235126502061261,107
While in river
Totals2,9654,3134,9434,0754,2344,4813,5244,6853,7753,5714,1123,86948,547
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Total from February, 1901, to 31st December, 1912 - 745,634
Total from 1st January to 31st December, 1913 :—
In Dock Warehouses - 16,660
On Vessels during voyage 12,255
On Vessels while in Dock and River - 19,632
48,547
Total 794,181


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