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Report on the cholera outbreak in the Parish of St. James, Westminster, during the autumn of 1854

Snow, John, 1813-1858.
Date
1855

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Description

Report on the cholera outbreaks in central London in 1832, 1848-9,1851,1852, 1853 and (specifically) 1854. Much reference is made to a public water pump in Broad Street. Meteorological conditions are given. Information is reported about the population, housing, sanitation, sewerage, cess pools etc. and the water supply in the Soho area.

Publication/Creation

London : J. Churchill, 1855.

Physical description

175 pages, 3 unnumbered folded leaves of plates : illustrations, map ; 21 cm

Type/Technique

Language

  • English


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