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A History of the County of Essex: Volume 9, the Borough of Colchester
Public services PUBLIC SERVICES WATER SUPPLY. In the Middle Ages ... The waterworks functioned well initially, but were so badly neglected in 1738 ... and the Hythe. After some initial...
A History of the County of York: the City of York
Public services PUBLIC SERVICES 1 Water Supply The first known ... service pipes from the mains. Smeaton's engine, capable of raising ... at Middlethorpe, serving the west of the city, opened in...
A History of the County of York East Riding: Volume 1, the City of Kingston Upon Hull
Public services PUBLIC SERVICES 1 Water Supply On account of Hull's ... or manager of the waterworks. 45 The clerk was given an initial salary of 80, ... and the Holderness Drain will remain open...
A History of the County of Oxford: Volume 4, the City of Oxford
Public Services PUBLIC SERVICES Street-Repair, Cleansing, ... Gas Supply, p. 356. Electricity Supply, p. 356. Police Service, p. 357. Fire Service, p. 357. Post Office, p. 358....
A History of the County of York East Riding: Volume 6, the Borough and Liberties of Beverley
Public Services PUBLIC SERVICES Water Supply From the Middle Ages ... station on Figham, near the mouth of Beverley beck. 14 Police Service ... initiative was also encouraged by...
A History of the County of Essex: Volume 5
Local administration and public services Utility services Public Utility Services As long as population remained small and scattered no very complex organization of public services...
A History of the County of Chester: Volume 5 Part 2, the City of Chester: Culture, Buildings, Institutions
Local government and public services Medical services MEDICAL SERVICES The two medieval hospitals treating the sick and diseased, St. ... in time provided services more...
A History of the County of Essex: Volume 4, Ongar Hundred
Chigwell Public services PUBLIC SERVICES The first serious attempt to improve sanitation was in 1854, when the Epping Guardians appointed ... at Buckhurst Hill about 1875, on the initiative of Dr...
A History of the County of Shropshire: Volume 11, Telford
Dawley Public services PUBLIC SERVICES. The Dawley Gas Co., formed in 1848, 89 built a works at the southern end of Chapel Street. 90 ... of the parish in 1950. Initially it served only the...