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Rotherhithe 1878

[Report of the Medical Officer of Health for Rotherhithe]

Published
1880
Pages
52
Tables
31

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  • Page 9
    VESTRY OF THE PARISH OF ROTHERHITHE, SURREY. ACCOUNT IN ABSTRACT. Showing the Receipt and Expenditure for One Year ending March, 1879, under the " Metropolis Local Management Act 18th and 19 th Victoria, cap. 120.
    RATE.Cash Balance at commencement of Year.RECEIPTS DURING THE YEAR.PAYMENTS DURING THE YEAR.Cash Balance on the 25th March, 1879.
    In Credit. In DebitRates, &c.Contributions &c.Loans.Incidentals.Totals.Assessment by Metropolitan Bd.of WorksWorks.Establishment.Loans. &c.WateringLightingTotalIn CreditIn Debit
    Paving and General Purposes Rate£s.d£.s.d.£s.d.£s.d.£s.a.£s.d.£s.d.£s.d.£s.d.£ sd.£s.d.£s.d.£s.d.£s.d.£s.d.£s.d.
  • Page 10
    VESTRY OF THE PARISH OF ROTHERHITHE, SURREY. GENERAL ABSTRACT OF WORKS. Executed under Contracts, Agreements &c. for special and General Works. Year ending 25th March , 1879.
    Paving and General Purposes RateParing.WateringCleansing and Repairing Mecadamized Roads and Footways.Improving.Removing Dust.Total.
    Footway.Carriageway.
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    VESTRY OF THE PARISH OF ROTHEKHITHE, SURREY. GENERAL ABSTRACT OF WORKS. Executed under Contracts, Agreements, & c. for Special and General Works. Year ending 25th March, 1879.
    Lighting Rate.Lighting.ContributionsCommission.Sundries.Total.
  • Page 12
    VESTRY OF THE PARISH OK ROTHERHITHE, SURREY. ABSTRACT OF WORKS. Executed under Contracts, Agreement, &C. for Special and General Works. Year ending March 25st, 1879
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    CONTRACTS FOR THE PERFORMANCE OF SPECIAL WORKS.
    Rate.Date of Contract.Locality.Name of Contractor.Nature of Works to be performed.Contract Price.Quantity of work commenced and completed during the Year.Amount of extra work.Amount of Deductions from Contract.Actual cost of Works.
  • Page 14
    VESTRY OF THE PARISH OF ROTIIERI1ITHE, SURREY. CONTRACTS FOR THE PERFORMANCE OF GENERAL WORKS AND SUPPLY OF MATERIALS. Subsisting at the commencement of, or entered into, during the year ending 25th March, 1879.
    Rates.Date of Contract.Name of Party with whom Contract was made.Nature of Works to be performed, and Materials to bo supplied.Observations
  • Page 15
    VESTRY OF THE PARISH OF ROTHERHITHE, SURREY. Statement and Account of Arrears of Rates and other Monies owing to, and, of all Mortgages, Debts and Liabilities owing by the Vestry, on the 25 th March, 1879.
    Rate.Moneys owing to the Vestry.Debts and Liabilities owing by the Vestry.
    Cash BalanceContributionsTotal.Cash Balance.Assessment by Metropolitan Board.Loans, Mortgages, &c.Special Contracts OutstandingTradesmen's Bills.Total.
    £8.d.£sd.£s.d.£s.d£s.d.£.s.d.£s.d.
  • Page 16
    VESTRY OF THE PARISH OF ROTHERHITHE, SURREY. SUMMARY STATEMENT. ONE YEAR ENDING 25th MARCH. 1879. Paving and General Purposes Account.
    £.s.d.£s.d.
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    SUMMARY STATEMENT. Continued. Lighting Account, One Year ending 25 th March , 1879.
    £s.d.£s.d.
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    Sewers Account.
    £s.d.£s.d.
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    The following is a statement of applications made to the Vestry to drain and premises, and the results consequent thereon.
    Number of Notices recived.No. of Houses permanently drained into Covered Sewers.Building. and Premises other than houses drained.House Drains Cleared.Total number of Housesand buildings inspected for drainage.
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    The following applications for the erection of new houses and buildings have also been received and plans checked and approved.
    Number of Notices.Number of houses.Additions to Houses.Warehouses and other Buildings.Total Number of New Buildings.
  • Page 22
    Report of the Public Analyst appointed for the Parish of Rotherhithe, upon tho Articles analysed by him under the above act, during the quarter ending the 24th June, 1878.
    Article submitted for Analysis.By whom submitted.Result of Analysis.The sum paid in re-spect of the AnalysisObservations
  • Page 23
    Sale of Food and Drugs Act, 1875. Report of the Public Analyst appointed for the Parish of Rotherhithe, upon the Articles analysed by him under the above Act, during the quarter ending the 29th of September, 1878.
    Article submitted for Analysis.By whom submitted.Result of Analysis.The sum paid in respect of the Analysis.Observations.
  • Page 23
    Sale of Food and Drugs Act, 1875. Report of the Public Analyst appointed for the Parish of Rotherhithe, upon the Articles analysed by him under the above Act, during the quarter ending the 25th December, 1878.
    Articles submitted for analysis.By whom submitted.Result of Analysis.The sum paid in respect of the Analysis.Observations.
  • Page 24
    Sale of Food and Drugs Act, 1875. Report of the Public Analyst appointed for the Parish of Rotherhithe, upon th Articles analysed by him under the above Act during the quarter ending the 31s March, 1879.
    Articles Submitted for Analysis.By whom Submitted.Result of AnalysisThe sum paid in respect of the Analysis.Observations.
  • Page 25
    Charity Estates, etc. The accounts of Messrs. Edward James Talbot and Francis John Bislev, Churchwardens for the year 1878-79 have been audited and the following is a copy of the Charities Account, viz. :
    £s.d.
  • Page 26
    By Cash paid for Bread, viz. :
    £s.d.£s.d.
  • Page 38
    Of these communicable diseases, perhaps the most loathsome, and certainly the most fatal when allowed to have its "own sweet will," is small pox; how its ravages can be diminished by vaccination, and how fatal it is when unopposed, may be seen by a perusal of the following statements which I extract from the Report of the Medical Superintendent of the Small-pox Hospital, at Homerton.
    Persons of all ages and bothe sexes.Mortality.
  • Page 39
    Continued from previous page...
    Amongst Unvaccinated Persons.Mortality.
  • Page 39
    To this I may add my own experience on two separate occasions: at one time, whilst in charge of an Infectious' Hospital in the Public Service, and 10 years subsequently, in private practice.
  • Page 45
    Table No. 1. Rotherhithe Sanitary District. Table shewing the Population, Inhabited Houses, Births, Deaths and Marriages, for the Year 1878 and 10 years preceding. GROSS NUMBERS.
    Population Estimated at the middle of the Year, 1878. *No. of Inhabited Houses in Parish or District.Births.Deaths. * *Marriages.
  • Page 46
    Table No. 2. Rotherhithe Sanitary District. Table shewing the Annual Birth Rate, Rate of Mortality, Death Rate among Children, and the Deaths in Public Institutions, for the Year 1878 and 10 Years preceding.
    Birth Rate of per 100 of the population.Annual Rate of Mortality, per 1000 living.Deaths of Children under 1 year: per centage of Total Deaths.Per centage of Deaths of Children under 1 year to Registered Births.Deaths of Children under 5 years: per centage of Total Deaths.Total Number of Deaths in Public Institutions.
  • Page 47
    Table No. 3. Rotherhithe Sanitary District. Deaths Registered at several groups of ages from Different, Causes, During the Year 1878. Note.—The Deaths in Public Institutions of non-Residents are not excluded.
    Cause of Death.AGES.Total under 5 years.
    All Ages.0-11-55-2020-4040-6060-8080 and upwards
  • Page 48
    Table No. 3
    Cause of Death.AGES.Total under 5 Years.
    All Age-.0-11-55-2020-4040-6060-8080 and upwards
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    Table No. 8.—Concluded.
    Cause of Death.AGES.Total under 5 years.
    All Ages.0-11-55-2020-4040-6060-8080 and upwards
  • Page 50
    Table No. 4. Rotherhithe Sanitary District . Table shewing the Mortality from certain classes of Diseases, and proportions to Population, and to 1000 Deaths, 1878.
    Total Deaths.Deaths per l000 of Population.Proportion of Deaths to 1000 Deaths.
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    Table No. 5. Rotherhithe Sanitary District. T able shewing the Number of Deaths from the seven principal Diseases, in the 10 Years 1868 to 1877 and in the Year 1878.
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    Table No.6. Rotherhithe Sanitary District. INSPECTOR'S REPORT OF THE SANITARY WORK, &c., completed in the year ending December 31st, 1878.