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 Hackney]
elevation, was about 4½ degrees, that for July nearly 4 degrees,
and that for August about 3 degrees below the mean of Greenwich
for the last 89 years. The quantity of rain which fell during the
year was decidedly in excess of the average.
I am, Gentlemen,
Your obedient Servant,
JOHN W. TRIPE.
June 20th, 1861.
Received and ordered to be printed:
J. J. TANNER,