Scope and Content

'On the laws of nature's ventilation, and their application in the construction of dwellings, schools and public buildings', reprinted from theTransactions of the Manchester Statistical Society, 10th February, 1862.


Attached to the back of the item are three newspaper cuttings. One cutting is from the Medical Times and Gazette 29th January 1866, 'Statistics of accidents', one is from the 1st february 1866 which reports a fata accident in the wireworks of Rylands and Blackley, in Warrington and the third dates 8th February 1866 is concerned with the Coroner's bill and costs in respect to inquests between 12th October 1865 and 27th January 1866. There is no indiaction that Roberton was the author of any of these items.