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[Report of the Medical Officer of Health for St. Martin-in-the-Fields]
MEDICAL OFFICER'S REPORT,
18 8 3.
Annual Report on the Health of the Parish of St. Mar tin-in- the
Fields, for the Year 1883.
To the Vestry of St. Martin-in-the-Fields.
I have the honour of submitting to you my
Fourteenth Annual Report on the health and sanitary
condition of the Parish of St. Martin-in-the-Fields.
The Births registered in the year 1883 were 403,
against 412 of the previous year.
|To Balance from last account||1||1||9||May 8. By Cash Paid Treasurer of Guardians||732||12||1|
|„ Cash of Messrs. Dangerfield and Blythe, lor Fines repaid by Treasury in aid of Costs incurred in Prosecuting Disorderly Houses||200||7||0|
|June 4. do. do.||1,500||0||0|
|„ 15. do. do.||2,000||0||0|
|„ 30. do. do.||2.000||0||0|
|Julyl3. do. do.||3,000||0||0|
|,, Cash received from the Churchwardens and Overseers—Half-Year's Dividend on Workhouse Fund||511||2||4||,, 27. do. do.||3,000||0||0|
|Aug.14. do. do.||1,000||0||0|
|,, 28. do. do.||1,208||0||0|
|Cash received from Poor Rate, made 3rd May, 1883, viz.:—||Sep. 25. do. do.||1,432||3||7|
|Mr. Cook, No. 1 Ward||8,401||5||7||July31. Police Rate||2,214||0||1|
|„ Greenfield, 2 „||4,044||18||8||Aug.14. „ „||2,214||0||4|
|„ Marshall, 3 „||7,389||1||6||4,428||0||5|
|9,835||5||9||Aug. 4. Messrs. Warrington, Printing, Stamps and Stationery||16||8||1|
|May 21. Mr. W. S. Cross, Surveys for Assessment||49||13||0|
|Junel6. Messrs. Dangefield and Blythe, Costs of Prosecutions||119||7||10|
|Sep. 30 Balance at the Bank||91||11||10|