Cullen

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

 

[Case ID:2265]: Case of Miss Grey of Bamburgh who 'is in a dangerous way'. Cullen is sent several requests and offers of large fees to travel to Bamburgh, but he is 'indisposed'.

Documents in this case

5 document(s) found in this case.

DOC IDSummaryDate
[DOC ID:3404] 
Case of an unnamed female patient [Miss Grey]. Her father is willing to pay 15 guineas if Cullen will visit in person as soon as possible. 15 October 1788
 
[DOC ID:3406] 
Case of an unnamed female patient [Miss Grey]. The father would rather wait until Cullen is able to come, 'which we wish may be very soon as the Young Lady is in a dangerous way'. 18 October 1788
 
[DOC ID:3426] 
Letter from W. Cokayne on the case of the unnamed female patient Miss Grey). Cokayne hopes that Cullen's indisposition has not prevented him from visiting. Dr Sharp, Mr Rotherham and the patient's father all hope to see him and offer him 21 guineas if he can visit this week. 9 November 1788
 
[DOC ID:3430]  Linked to other Cases  
Letter from John Ellison, concerning his own case. Mr Ingham examined him on his return from Edinburgh. He had also heard from Dr Sharp that he was due to visit Miss Grey of Bamburgh. The letter was delivered by John Erasmus Blackett. 13 November 1788
 
[DOC ID:3616] 
Recipe and brief directions for Miss Grey, Northumberland, in the form of a 'memo' apparently attributed to 'Dr [James?] Gregory'. 1789?
 

People involved in this case

11 found.

PERS IDFull Name
[PERS ID: 4264] Mr Grey
[PERS ID: 4268] Mr John Erasmus Blackett
[PERS ID: 2833] Mr William Cokayne (Cocayne)
[PERS ID: 2834] Mrs Cokayne (Cocayne)
[PERS ID: 1] Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 4267] Reverend John Ellison (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 4269] Dr Gregory (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 4265] Miss Grey (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 82] Mr William Ingham (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 4649] Reverend Rotherham (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 1940] Dr John Sharp (Professor Cullen)

Unique Places linked to this Case

4 found.

TypeSpecific Place Village/Town/City (aka) Region Country Continent Confidence
Place Bamburgh North-East England Europe certain
SpecificVicarage Newcastle upon Tyne North-East England Europe certain
Place Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
Place Belford North-East England Europe certain

Places and role of place

7 found.

TypeRoleSpecific Place Village/Town/City (aka) Region Country Continent Confidence
PlacePlace of Writing Bamburgh North-East England Europe certain
SpecificPlace of WritingVicarage Newcastle upon Tyne North-East England Europe certain
PlaceDestination of Letter Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
PlaceMentioned / Other Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
PlaceMentioned / Other Belford North-East England Europe certain
PlaceMentioned / Other Bamburgh North-East England Europe certain
PlacePlace of Handstamp Belford North-East England Europe certain