Cullen

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

 

[Case ID:170]: Case of Miss 'Betty' Johnstone of Westerhall who is recovering from a serious condition which had rendered her unable to walk. Cullen advises a trip to Bath or a course of sweating.

Documents in this case

2 document(s) found in this case.

DOC IDSummaryDate
[DOC ID:459] 
Reply, 'For Miss Johnstone of Westerhall'. There is no obvious reason why the first part of this entry was left blank, with the text starting in mid-sentence on following page (p.67), but the transcription process was obviously disrupted. February 1772
 
[DOC ID:462] 
Reply, 'For Miss Johnston of Westerhall' March? 1772?
 

People involved in this case

3 found.

PERS IDFull Name
[PERS ID: 1088] Mr Clapperton
[PERS ID: 1] Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 1087] Miss Elizabeth Johnstone (Betty; Mrs Betty; Johnston; of Westerhall)

Unique Places linked to this Case

2 found.

TypeSpecific Place Village/Town/City (aka) Region Country Continent Confidence
SpecificCullen's House / Mint Close Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
Place Bath South-West England Europe certain

Places and role of place

3 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
PlaceTherapeutic Recommendation Bath South-West England Europe certain
PlaceMentioned / Other Bath South-West England Europe certain