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254 Hills Road, East View

History of 254 Hills Road

1911:

absent Dr G S Graham-Smith

Norah Haylock, 20, servant cook, born Harston

Bella Thomson, 16, servant housemaid, born Aberdeenshire

Dr Graham-Smith wrote wrote numerous papers on subjects such as diptheria, transmission of disease by flies and, in 1903, a report on ‘the micro-organisms in the air of the House of Commons’, Journal of Hygiene iii: 498. He was university lecturer in hygiene and secretary to the sub-syndicate for tropical medicine. There is a fund in his name, set up by his will, to resource work on bacteriology and pathology.

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