Cullen

The Consultation Letters of Dr William Cullen (1710-1790) at the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh

 

[Case ID:120]: Case of Captain Peter Innes, who has had a bad stomach since returning from the West Indies where he lost a hand after being wounded in combat.

Documents in this case

1 document(s) found in this case.

DOC IDSummaryDate
[DOC ID:771] 
Letter by Captain Peter Innes, Royal Artillery, on his own case. He has suffered from stomach problems for several years, worsening and including loss of appetite after he was badly wounded in the West Indies and had to take medicines to stop his wounds from mortifying. He had lost his right arm and the fingers of his left hand. September? 1764
 

People involved in this case

2 found.

PERS IDFull Name
[PERS ID: 1] Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 301] Captain Peter Innes (Professor Cullen)

Unique Places linked to this Case

5 found.

TypeSpecific Place Village/Town/City (aka) Region Country Continent Confidence
Place Elgin East Highlands Scotland Europe inferred
Place Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
Country Scotland Europe certain
Continent West Indies certain
Country England Europe certain

Places and role of place

5 found.

TypeRoleSpecific Place Village/Town/City (aka) Region Country Continent Confidence
PlacePlace of Writing Elgin East Highlands Scotland Europe inferred
PlaceDestination of Letter Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
CountryMentioned / Other Scotland Europe certain
ContinentMentioned / Other West Indies certain
CountryMentioned / Other England Europe certain