Aug 13, 2013 - 2) The engraving shows a row of timber framed houses in London. These houses are shut up and marked with a cross on the doors. Armed watchmen guarded the doors. A dog is shown on the street - some thought that dogs carried the infection. A dog-killer was licenced to kill any dog. Cats were also killed. The raker loaded the dead bodies in a wheelbarrow. Women searchers on the left hand side are carrying sticks - a warning to those who passed them to keep their distance.