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 Twickenham]
C (IV). COUNTY OF MIDDLESEX.—SANITAEY WORK, 1903.
|Name of Sanitary District: TWICKENHAM.||Disinfection.||Dust.||Dampness.||Sundry Nuisances Abated.||Contagious Diseases of Animals.||Infant Life Protection Act.|
|Rooms fumigated.||Rooms stripped and cleansed.||Articles disinfected or destroyed.||! Dust-bins repaired.||New bins provided.||Movable receptacles substituted for fixed.||Periodical frequency of dust removal.||Number of complaints of non-removal received.||Roofs repaired, &c.||Guttering & rain-pipes repaired, &c.||Gardens, Areas, &c., levelled and drained.||Yards paved and drained.||Surface adjoining houses paved.||Dry areas provided.||Ventilation below floor provided.||Basements rendered impervious.||Overcrowding. .||Smoke.||Accumulations of refuse.||Foul ditches, ponds &c., and stagnant water.||Foul pigs and other animals.||Other nuisances.||Outbreaks.||Animals infected.||Animals destroyed.||Number of licensed premises.||Number of children.||Number of deaths.|
|54||41||A large number.||12||133||37||Weekly.||150||64||56||-||30||-||-||10||-||3||5||32||8||0||72||1||10||10||-||-||-|