Cullen

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

 

[Case ID:25]: Case of Robert Grant, a servant suffering from a cough, feverishness and other symptoms.

Documents in this case

3 document(s) found in this case.

DOC IDSummaryDate
[DOC ID:1172] 
Letter from Thomas Duncanson describing the case of Robert Grant, a servant 'in a Gentleman's family' (elsewhere identified as that of Captain Urquhart). 8 October 1775
 
[DOC ID:1178]  Linked to other Cases  
Letter from Thomas Duncanson at Forres, reporting further on the case of Robert Grant, a young servant to Captain Urquhart and mentioning the progress of Mr Cumming of Altyre in a postscript. The annotation giving Grant's first-name as 'John' must, presumably be an error. 24 November 1775
 
[DOC ID:365]  Linked to other Cases  
Reply, 'To Mr Duncanson about Mr Grant'. This letter is addressed to Mr Thomas Duncanson regarding the case of the servant Robert Grant, further to his master Captain Urquhart's report of his case as conveyed via Duncanson in a previous letter. Cullen warns that the outcome in such cases is seldom favourable, but gives directions for his care. 29 November 1775
 

People involved in this case

6 found.

PERS IDFull Name
[PERS ID: 1] Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 1304] Mr George Cumming (of Altyre)
[PERS ID: 1564] Mr Thomas Duncanson (of Altyre)
[PERS ID: 1341] Captain Thomas Fraser (Frazer)
[PERS ID: 1566] Mr Robert Grant (Frazer)
[PERS ID: 1565] Captain Urquhart (Frazer)

Unique Places linked to this Case

6 found.

TypeSpecific Place Village/Town/City (aka) Region Country Continent Confidence
SpecificCullen's House / Mint Close Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
Place Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
Place Forres East Highlands Scotland Europe inferred
Place London London and South-East England Europe certain
Country Scotland Europe certain
Country Ireland 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
PlacePlace of Writing Forres East Highlands Scotland Europe certain
PlaceDestination of Letter Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
PlaceDestination of Letter Forres East Highlands Scotland Europe inferred
PlaceMentioned / Other Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
PlaceMentioned / Other London London and South-East England Europe certain
CountryMentioned / Other Scotland Europe certain
CountryMentioned / Other Ireland Europe certain