Cullen

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

 

[Case ID:360]: Case of Mr Hedworth Williamson, who has had convulsions.

Documents in this case

3 document(s) found in this case.

DOC IDSummaryDate
[DOC ID:920] 
Letter from Edward Watson giving a report on the progress of the case of Lady Williamson's young son, who is 'in every Respect better' with the exception of 'a kind of Nervous Convulsion' which affects him at nights. 24 October 1774
 
[DOC ID:3702] 
Reply 'For H. Williamson Esqr.'. giving advice for Mr Hedworth Williamson, son of Sir Hedworth and Lady Williamson of Whitburn, Co. Durham on sea-bathing and head-bathing, This is related to Edward Watson's letter (ID: 920), and is probably to be sent to the patient's mother, Lady Williamson. Letter ID:3703, which follows is actually a continuation of the recipe section here, not a separate letter. August? 1774?
 
[DOC ID:3703] 
Recipe 'for Lady Williamson', likely for her son Hedworth Williamson. Undated, but position in case-book implies July or August 1774. This is actually a continuation of Letter ID:3702. August? 1774?
 

These documents contain one or more that share the same date. We have manually applied an order based on what we know.

People involved in this case

4 found.

PERS IDFull Name
[PERS ID: 1] Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 438] Mr Edward Watson (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 439] Mr Hedworth Williamson (6th Baronet of Whitburn)
[PERS ID: 1302] Lady Elizabeth Williamson (Lady Williamson of Whitburn)

Unique Places linked to this Case

5 found.

TypeSpecific Place Village/Town/City (aka) Region Country Continent Confidence
SpecificCullen's House / Mint Close Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
Place Sunderland North-East England Europe certain
Place Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
Place Whitburn North-East England Europe certain
Place Newcastle upon Tyne North-East England Europe certain

Places and role of place

6 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 Sunderland North-East England Europe certain
PlaceDestination of Letter Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
PlaceDestination of Letter Whitburn North-East England Europe certain
PlaceMentioned / Other Whitburn North-East England Europe certain
PlacePlace of Handstamp Newcastle upon Tyne North-East England Europe certain