First English Urban Sanitary Act (28 words)

Historical Context Note

Litencyc Editors (Independent Scholar - Europe)
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The first English Sanitary Act dealt with offal and slaughter houses; prohibited the casting of animal filth and refuse into rivers or ditches, and corrupting of the Air.

Editors, Litencyc. "First English Urban Sanitary Act". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 March 2010
[, accessed 17 September 2019.]

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