Cullen

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

 

[Case ID:1706]: Case of Captain Balnevis who is advised to travel to the South for his health.

Documents in this case

1 document(s) found in this case.

DOC IDSummaryDate
[DOC ID:4943] 
Reply 'For Capt. Balnevis', probably one of the Edradour family, who has a chest ailment with cough. Cullen advises travelling to southern Europe, especially to Lisbon, and also advises on diet. 19 November 1784
 

People involved in this case

3 found.

PERS IDFull Name
[PERS ID: 5400] Mr
[PERS ID: 5399] Captain Patrick or Archibald Balnevis (Balneavis)
[PERS ID: 1] Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)

Unique Places linked to this Case

4 found.

TypeSpecific Place Village/Town/City (aka) Region Country Continent Confidence
SpecificCullen's House / Mint Close Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
Place Pitlochry Mid Scotland Scotland Europe inferred
Place Lisbon Portugal Portugal Europe certain
Country South Europe Europe certain

Places and role of place

5 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
PlaceDestination of Letter Pitlochry Mid Scotland Scotland Europe inferred
PlaceTherapeutic Recommendation Lisbon Portugal Portugal Europe certain
CountryTherapeutic Recommendation South Europe Europe certain
PlaceMentioned / Other Lisbon Portugal Portugal Europe certain