Cullen

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

 

[Case ID:2021]: Case of Sir John Sebright who has symptoms of 'heat' (feverishness) and pains in his limbs associated with gout.

Documents in this case

3 document(s) found in this case.

DOC IDSummaryDate
[DOC ID:3039] 
Letter from Sir John Sebright, concerning his own case although written in the third person. He has 'for many years been kept under by a nightly heat, attended with great watchfulness'. 10 June 1787
 
[DOC ID:6154]  Linked to other Cases  
Letter from John Johnstone of Alva concerning the case of his sister (Miss Betty), who has improved since Cullen's visit, and his daughter. He is going to Ballindean to fetch his (great)nieces, the Wedderburns of Ballindean, for a visit. Date inferred from circumstantial evidence. 6? July? 1787
 
[DOC ID:5576] 
Reply concerning the case of Sir John Sebright. Poor copy. 7 December 1787
 

People involved in this case

9 found.

PERS IDFull Name
[PERS ID: 4130] Miss Bell
[PERS ID: 1] Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 1087] Miss Elizabeth Johnstone (Betty; Mrs Betty; Johnston; of Westerhall)
[PERS ID: 5322] Mr John Johnstone (Jock; of Alva)
[PERS ID: 5324] Miss Ann Elizabeth Johnstone (Betty)
[PERS ID: 5321] Sir John Sebright (Betty)
[PERS ID: 531] Dr Richard? Warren (Betty)
[PERS ID: 5622] Miss Margaret Wedderburn (of Ballindean; after 1803, Mrs Dundas)
[PERS ID: 5623] Miss Jean Wedderburn (Mrs Oliphant (after 1805))

Unique Places linked to this Case

7 found.

TypeSpecific Place Village/Town/City (aka) Region Country Continent Confidence
SpecificCullen's House / Mint Close Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
SpecificCurzon Street London London and South-East England Europe certain
SpecificAlva House Alva Mid Scotland Scotland Europe inferred
Place Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe inferred
Place Alva Mid Scotland Scotland Europe certain
SpecificBallindean House Inchture Mid Scotland Scotland Europe certain
Place Alloa Mid Scotland Scotland Europe certain

Places and role of place

8 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
SpecificPlace of WritingCurzon Street London London and South-East England Europe certain
SpecificPlace of WritingAlva House Alva Mid Scotland Scotland Europe inferred
PlaceDestination of Letter Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe inferred
SpecificDestination of LetterCurzon Street London London and South-East England Europe inferred
PlaceMentioned / Other Alva Mid Scotland Scotland Europe certain
SpecificMentioned / OtherBallindean House Inchture Mid Scotland Scotland Europe certain
PlacePlace of Handstamp Alloa Mid Scotland Scotland Europe certain