On this day in 1922 Edinburgh: No further outbreaks were reported

Edinburgh on this day - Friday 3rd February 1922 - Foot and mouth news
Edinburgh on this day - Friday 3rd February 1922 - Foot and mouth news

3rd February 1922 – It was a Friday.

No further outbreaks of foot – and – mouth disease were reported in Scotland’s capital, and the remaining infected carcasses were expected to be buried by the next morning.

The market was not expected to open again for another week while cleaning was undertaken. All hunts in the area had also been stopped for a while.

Livestock traffic into the city was closely monitored.

A snapshot of Edinburgh ninety-eight years ago. 

 

Edinburgh History

Get Edinburgh Magazine straight to your inbox!

* indicates required

Please select all the ways you would like to hear from Edinburgh Magazine:

You can unsubscribe at any time by clicking the link in the footer of our emails. For information about our privacy practices, please visit our website.

We use Mailchimp as our marketing platform. By clicking below to subscribe, you acknowledge that your information will be transferred to Mailchimp for processing. Learn more about Mailchimp's privacy practices here.

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here