Cullen

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

 

[Case ID:1508]: Case of Lieutenant William Horne, who visits Cullen from Ireland in April 1782 to seek advice for a long-standing disorder characterised by pains around his kidney and sediment in his urine and for which he seeks advice again in October 1783.

Documents in this case

4 document(s) found in this case.

DOC IDSummaryDate
[DOC ID:522] 
Reply for Lieutenant Horne, enclosing a recipe for 'strengthening powder' to be taken three times daily. 6 April 1782
 
[DOC ID:2344] 
Letter from Lieutenant William Horne, concerning his own case. Horne mentions travelling from Ireland in the spring of 1782 to take Cullen's advice. 14 October 1783
 
[DOC ID:2343] 
Letter from Andrew Liddell, concerning the case of Lieutenant William Horne. Covering letter for an account written by the patient which is Doc [ID:2344] . 18 October 1783
 
[DOC ID:4742] 
Reply Letter concerning the case of Lieutenant Horne. 11 November 1783
 

People involved in this case

6 found.

PERS IDFull Name
[PERS ID: 4381] Mr
[PERS ID: 4382] Mr
[PERS ID: 1] Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 4379] Lieutenant William Horne (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 339] Mr Andrew Liddell (Liddle)
[PERS ID: 89] Professor Alexander Monro (secundus; Munro )

Unique Places linked to this Case

5 found.

TypeSpecific Place Village/Town/City (aka) Region Country Continent Confidence
SpecificCullen's House / Mint Close Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
Place Caithness North Highlands Scotland Europe inferred
Place Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
Place Thurso North Highlands Scotland Europe inferred
Country Ireland Europe certain

Places and role of place

7 found.

TypeRoleSpecific Place Village/Town/City (aka) Region Country Continent Confidence
SpecificPlace of WritingCullen's House / Mint Close Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
PlacePlace of Writing Thurso North Highlands Scotland Europe certain
PlacePlace of Writing Caithness North Highlands Scotland Europe inferred
PlaceDestination of Letter Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
PlaceDestination of Letter Thurso North Highlands Scotland Europe inferred
PlaceMentioned / Other Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
CountryMentioned / Other Ireland Europe certain