Cullen

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

 

[Case ID:1804]: Case of the Duke of Gordon who is advised on managing his gout and his general health.

Documents in this case

2 document(s) found in this case.

DOC IDSummaryDate
[DOC ID:2676] 
Draft letter to the Duke of Gordon, outlining directions and giving recipes for cooling laxative salts, laxative pills, laxative oil and an aperient solution. July? 1785
 
[DOC ID:2668] 
Letter from the Duke of Gordon, concerning his own case. He apologises for the lateness of his reply, as 'having been so long absent in London, I have had a great deal of lee-way to make up in my business here'. 24 July 1785
 

People involved in this case

3 found.

PERS IDFull Name
[PERS ID: 1] Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 3541] Sir Alexander Gordon (Lord, 4th Duke of Gordon)
[PERS ID: 3542] Duchess Jane Gordon (Lord, 4th Duke of Gordon)

Unique Places linked to this Case

3 found.

TypeSpecific Place Village/Town/City (aka) Region Country Continent Confidence
SpecificGordon Castle Fochabers East Highlands Scotland Europe certain
Place Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe inferred
Place London London and South-East England Europe certain

Places and role of place

6 found.

TypeRoleSpecific Place Village/Town/City (aka) Region Country Continent Confidence
PlacePlace of Writing Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe inferred
SpecificPlace of WritingGordon Castle Fochabers East Highlands Scotland Europe certain
PlaceDestination of Letter Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe inferred
SpecificDestination of LetterGordon Castle Fochabers East Highlands Scotland Europe inferred
PlaceMentioned / Other Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
PlaceMentioned / Other London London and South-East England Europe certain