Marlborough Express Photographs From August 1957
Menace to Health

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Copyright The Marlborough Express Newspaper Co. Ltd
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Collection Marlborough Express Negatives
Description Image from Negative number 91, referenced to scrapbook 1 - No.1 to 641, 23.7.57 to 28.8.57 - and published in The Marlborough Express Tuesday September 24, 1957, page 8.

"The outfall of the septic tank system from the housing area at Woodbourne has turned low-lying land near the Air Force wireless transmitters into a foul-smelling swamp, part of which is pictured above. The conditions existing there have moved the Marlborough County Council to issue an order on the Air Force requiring them to abate the nuisance as being a menace to health".
Year Range from 1957
Object ID MEX0.900.0049
Object Name Negative, Photographic
Place Marlborough
Studio The Marlborough Express Newspaper Co. Ltd
Title Menace to Health
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Last modified on: April 12, 2013