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Sanitary districts

In an attempt to consolidate the rather fragmented and piecemeal responsibilities for public health, the Public Health Act 1872 divided the whole country into two kinds of sanitary district, urban and rural.

For records on Peterborough area sanitary districts (including the area later to become Norman Cross Rural District Council) contact Northamptonshire Record Office.

 

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