Cullen

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

 

[Case ID:2120]: Case of the Revd. William Andrews who suffers from headaches and a throat condition, for which he tries the shower bath and sea bathing.

Documents in this case

13 document(s) found in this case.

DOC IDSummaryDate
[DOC ID:5522] 
Reply headed 'For The Revd. Mr. Andrews'. 9 September 1787
 
[DOC ID:3234] 
Letter from John Jack concerning the case of Rev. Mr William Andrews of Woodsyde, who, having taken the prescribed medicines, 'finds himself in part relieved from some of his complaints'. However, he still has a sore throat, and 'Part of his head is still kept open with Issue Salve'. 2 October 1787
 
[DOC ID:5542] 
Reply concerning the case of Mr Andrews. 3 October 1787?
 
[DOC ID:3270] 
Letter from William Andrews, Woodside near Hamilton, on his own case. Letter is dated 25th November, with a postscript dated 27th. He discusses the progress of his paralytic complaint, and a sore mouth and throat. He mentions exercise in a covered cart, with deleted phrase referring to it having belonged to a brother of Cullen. He also requests a certificate of ill-health, so that he can apply to the Treasury for an increase in his allowance. He fears his salary from the Chapel (St Andrews-by-the-Green, Glasgow) may cease because he cannot carry out his duties. 25 November 1787
 
[DOC ID:5570] 
Reply concerning the case of the Rev. Mr. Andrews. Was able to adjust contrast to read most of the illegible bits. 29 November 1787?
 
[DOC ID:3327] 
Letter from William Andrews, concerning his own case. 5 April 1788
 
[DOC ID:5627] 
Reply to the Rev. Mr. Andrews concerning his own case, in response to 'yours of the 5th'. 13 April 1788
 
[DOC ID:3339] 
Letter from William Andrews on his own case. He had been offered the use of the Duchess of Hamilton's shower bath but as Cullen had recommended salt water he was going to go to the Isle of Man where he would stay with the Bishop although 'It will be impossible for the Bishop to receive me untill next June as His Lordship is repairing an old castle at Bishop's Court'. 7 May 1788
 
[DOC ID:5649] 
Reply to the Rev. Mr. Andrews about his own case, in response to 'yours of the 7th'. 11 May 1788
 
[DOC ID:3381] 
Letter from William Andrews, concerning his own case. He mentions finding the shower-bath effective. 16 August 1788
 
[DOC ID:5710] 
Reply concerning the case of the Revd. Mr. Andrews. 6 September 1788
 
[DOC ID:3414] 
Letter from William Andrews concerning his own case. He has now left the Isle of Man, where he followed Cullen's directions about bathing in the sea. 31 October 1788
 
[DOC ID:5745] 
Reply to the Revd. Mr Andrews concerning his own case. 14 November 1788
 

People involved in this case

7 found.

PERS IDFull Name
[PERS ID: 4830] Reverend William Andrews (of Woodsyde)
[PERS ID: 4838] Bishop Claudius Crigan (Bishop of Sodor and Mann)
[PERS ID: 1] Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 5705] Mr Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 4837] Duchess Harriet Hamilton (Duchess of Hamilton)
[PERS ID: 5058] Mr Hutton (Duchess of Hamilton)
[PERS ID: 1551] Mr John Jack (Duchess of Hamilton)

Unique Places linked to this Case

12 found.

TypeSpecific Place Village/Town/City (aka) Region Country Continent Confidence
SpecificCullen's House / Mint Close Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
Place Hamilton Glasgow and West Scotland Europe certain
Place Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
Place Kirk Michael Isle of Man England Europe inferred
Place Glasgow Glasgow and West Scotland Europe certain
Region Isle of Man England Europe certain
Place Sodor and Man Isle of Man England Europe certain
SpecificBishopscourt / Ballacurry Manx Kirk Michael Isle of Man England Europe certain
SpecificThe Saltmarket Glasgow Glasgow and West Scotland Europe certain
Place Woodside Mid Scotland Scotland Europe certain
SpecificSt Andrew's Qualified Chapel / St Andrew's-by-the-Green Glasgow Glasgow and West Scotland Europe certain
Place Irvine Glasgow and West Scotland Europe certain

Places and role of place

21 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 Hamilton Glasgow and West Scotland Europe certain
RegionPlace of Writing Isle of Man England Europe certain
PlacePlace of Writing Woodside Mid Scotland Scotland Europe certain
PlaceDestination of Letter Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
PlaceDestination of Letter Hamilton Glasgow and West Scotland Europe inferred
PlaceDestination of Letter Kirk Michael Isle of Man England Europe inferred
PlaceDestination of Letter Woodside Mid Scotland Scotland Europe inferred
PlaceTherapeutic Recommendation Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
RegionTherapeutic Recommendation Isle of Man England Europe certain
PlaceMentioned / Other Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
PlaceMentioned / Other Glasgow Glasgow and West Scotland Europe certain
PlaceMentioned / Other Hamilton Glasgow and West Scotland Europe certain
RegionMentioned / Other Isle of Man England Europe certain
PlaceMentioned / Other Sodor and Man Isle of Man England Europe certain
SpecificMentioned / OtherBishopscourt / Ballacurry Manx Kirk Michael Isle of Man England Europe certain
SpecificMentioned / OtherThe Saltmarket Glasgow Glasgow and West Scotland Europe certain
PlaceMentioned / Other Woodside Mid Scotland Scotland Europe certain
SpecificMentioned / OtherSt Andrew's Qualified Chapel / St Andrew's-by-the-Green Glasgow Glasgow and West Scotland Europe certain
PlacePlace of Handstamp Hamilton Glasgow and West Scotland Europe certain
PlacePlace of Handstamp Irvine Glasgow and West Scotland Europe certain