Health and Housing

1

What was the population of Britain by 1851?

2

Which one of these diseases was common in nineteenth century Britain?

3

Which Loch provided Glasgow with clean drinking water after 1859?

4

When was the first Public Health Act?

5

In which city did Dr John Snow discover the link between poor quality water and disease?

6

Which Birmingham mayor set about improving the public health of his city?

7

Which deadly disease did Edward Jenner discover a vaccine for?

8

Who discovered bacteria?

9

What food became more readily available to town dwellers because of the railways?

10

Which material improved health because it was more easily washed?