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.

Citation: Editors, Litencyc. "First English Urban Sanitary Act". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 March 2010 [, accessed 09 December 2022.]

9573 First English Urban Sanitary Act 2 Historical context notes are intended to give basic and preliminary information on a topic. In some cases they will be expanded into longer entries as the Literary Encyclopedia evolves.

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