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Unhealthy Areas, Volume 1, Number 21 (LQ 331.833 L517)
View of yards to the rear of cottages which fronted to the north side of Templar Street, looking west. Judged to be an unhealthy housing area, property was huddled together, with poor sanitation, overcrowding and was hemmed in by industrial buildings. Demolition was ordered in line with the Local Government Provisional Orders (Housing of Working Classes) (no.2) Bill.
Corrections:Corrections are welcomed by the department. Corrections will be verified before appearing on the site - this may take up to 4 weeks.