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 Paddington]
BOROUGH OF PADDINGTON.
matters carried out by the Works and Lighting
A—Dusting, Slopping, Watering, Carting Roadway Materials,
and General Expenses incidental to the Works Department.
B—Plant Capital Account.
C—Table shewing the Cost of Dusting for the past 11 years.
D—Table shewing the Cost of Slopping for the past 11 years.
E—Road Sweeping and Cleansing Account.
F—Public Lighting Account.
G—Miscellaneous Articles in Store.
H—Miscellaneous Tools in use.
I—Defects of Un-metered and Metered Lamps.
J—List of Plant fixed in the Public Streets.
K—Experimental and Testing Apparatus fixed at the Vestry
L—List and positions of Refuge and Special Lamps.
M—Table of Lighting Hours, &c., &c.
Your obedient Servant,
Professional Associate Surveyors' Institute.
The general Farriers' work and miscellaneous repairs have been carried out by Artizans in the employ of the Vestry at the Works Department, including the following Smith's work for the Highway Department:—
|Pickaxes lined and Steeled.||Tools Sharpened.||Paving Hammer Heads steeled.|