Cullen

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

 

[Case ID:1591]: Case of Dr Percy, Bishop of Dromore, who experiences a strange sensation in his head when he lies on one side which can lead to a complete 'loss of his faculties'.

Documents in this case

5 document(s) found in this case.

DOC IDSummaryDate
[DOC ID:2272]  Linked to other Cases  
Letter from J. Heysham, concerning the case of Dr Percy, Bishop of Dromore, and giving a report on the progress of Mrs Langton. 20 May 1783
 
[DOC ID:4634] 
Reply to Dr Heysham concerning Dr Percy. 24 May 1783
 
[DOC ID:2287]  Linked to other Cases  
Letter from John Heysham, concerning the case of Thomas Percy, the Bishop of Dromore and an unnamed female patient with Diabates. He also asks when Cullen will produce his expected research into diabetes. 25 July 1783
 
[DOC ID:4681] 
Reply to Dr Heysham concerning Dr Percy. 6 August 1783
 
[DOC ID:3365] 
'Advice for the Reverend Mr Percy', June 1788. Draft letter by Cullen, giving directions for an unnamed male patient with gout. Written on the reverse of scraps of used paper, one of which is a note from Dr Monro and another of which is dated June 1788, possibly giving the approximate date of this draft.Mint close is the place of writing, but in some of the scraps, Mint Close is the destination. June 1788
 

People involved in this case

10 found.

PERS IDFull Name
[PERS ID: 3095]
[PERS ID: 694] Miss Brown
[PERS ID: 1] Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 544] Dr Henry Cullen (Harry, Dr Henry, "the young doctor" )
[PERS ID: 4356] Dr Gregory (Harry, Dr Henry, "the young doctor" )
[PERS ID: 477] Dr John Heysham (Harry, Dr Henry, "the young doctor" )
[PERS ID: 4350] Mrs Langton (Harry, Dr Henry, "the young doctor" )
[PERS ID: 89] Professor Alexander Monro (secundus; Munro )
[PERS ID: 2191] Mrs Moodie (Moody)
[PERS ID: 4351] Dr Thomas Percy (Bishop of Dromore)

Unique Places linked to this Case

8 found.

TypeSpecific Place Village/Town/City (aka) Region Country Continent Confidence
SpecificCullen's House / Mint Close Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
Place Carlisle North-West England Europe certain
Place Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
Country Ireland Europe certain
Place Bristol South-West England Europe certain
Place Dromore North Ireland Ireland Europe certain
SpecificBristow Street / Bristo Street Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
SpecificOrmiston Hill Kirknewton East Highlands Scotland Europe certain

Places and role of place

13 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 Carlisle North-West England Europe certain
PlaceDestination of Letter Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
PlaceDestination of Letter Carlisle North-West England Europe inferred
SpecificMentioned / OtherCullen's House / Mint Close Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
PlaceMentioned / Other Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
PlaceMentioned / Other Carlisle North-West England Europe certain
CountryMentioned / Other Ireland Europe certain
PlaceMentioned / Other Bristol South-West England Europe certain
PlaceMentioned / Other Dromore North Ireland Ireland Europe certain
SpecificMentioned / OtherBristow Street / Bristo Street Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
SpecificMentioned / OtherOrmiston Hill Kirknewton East Highlands Scotland Europe certain
PlacePlace of Handstamp Carlisle North-West England Europe certain