HC Deb 27 March 1905 vol 143 c1197
MR. WEIR (Ross and Cromarty)

I beg to ask the Lord-Advocate, having regard to the fact that no medical inspector from the Local Government Board for Scotland has visited the Island of Lewis, and that, although the island contains a population of nearly 30,000, it has only been visited four times during the last five years by the medical officer of health for Ross and Cromarty, will he state the names of the districts visited by this officer.


The medical officer reports that he visited, in 1901, Barvas, Uig, Carloway, Garrynahine, Stornoway; in 1902, Lochs, Keose, Uig, Garrynahine; in 1903, Barvas, Carloway, Garrynahine; in 1904, Barvas,

School Period of Closure, 1904. Nature of the Disease.
Applecross Public School - March 18th to April 11th Influenza.
Applecross, Torridon Public School. April 12th to April 25th Not stated.
Gairloch, Opinan Public School. November 4th to Nov ember 28th. Varicella.
Gairloch, Kinloch Pub lic School. June 1st to July 15th Scarlet Fever.