Cullen

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

 

[Case ID:407]: Case of Mr Richardson, examined on the road to Kelso, who has a disordered stomach.

Documents in this case

1 document(s) found in this case.

DOC IDSummaryDate
[DOC ID:477] 
Letter for "Dr Douglas pro [for] Mr Richardson', who Cullen met and examined on the road to Kelso. Gives dietary and other directions for managing a stomach disorder resulting from 'marks of a weak nervous system', with two recipes. Obscure contraction after 'Mr' in the title to the recipe might be a clue to Mr Richardson's first-name {Malcolm?, Matthew?] which is otherwise untraced. 16 March 1773
 

People involved in this case

3 found.

PERS IDFull Name
[PERS ID: 1] Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 571] Dr Christopher Douglas (of Kelso)
[PERS ID: 1269] Mr Richardson (of Kelso)

Unique Places linked to this Case

2 found.

TypeSpecific Place Village/Town/City (aka) Region Country Continent Confidence
SpecificCullen's House / Mint Close Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
Place Kelso Borders Scotland Europe inferred

Places and role of place

3 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
PlaceDestination of Letter Kelso Borders Scotland Europe inferred
PlaceMentioned / Other Kelso Borders Scotland Europe certain