Cullen

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

 

[Case ID:422]: Case of Mrs Arnot of Conuchy, who is aged 80 and has a sudden illness.

Documents in this case

3 document(s) found in this case.

DOC IDSummaryDate
[DOC ID:1607]  Linked to other Cases  
Letter from an unnamed correspondent to an unspecified (female) recipient, mentioning the health of Mrs Arnot and Mrs Paterson, and giving details of the correspondent's own case. The writer suffers form a gradual feebleness and tremors, accompanied by a skin condition. Letter is attached by repair to another document, a list of answers to Cullen's queries about an unnamed female patient, probably the same woman, as the symptoms are identical. 1778?
 
[DOC ID:1553] 
Letter from Robert Menzies, regarding the case of Mrs Arnot. Addressed to Cullen 'or in his absence to Dr Spencer'. 27 August 1778
 
[DOC ID:1554] 
Letter from Alexander Moodie, Shore Dues Office, Leith, regarding the case of his mother-in-law Mrs Arnot. His letter is included with one from Robert Menzies, from Cunnoquhie, also regarding Mrs Arnot. Delivered 'express'. 30 August 1778
 

People involved in this case

8 found.

PERS IDFull Name
[PERS ID: 2168]
[PERS ID: 2169]
[PERS ID: 2170] Mrs Arnot (of Cunnoquhie)
[PERS ID: 1] Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 2173] Dr Alexander Henry Halliday (Halyday, Halleday)
[PERS ID: 830] Dr Robert Menzies (of Dura )
[PERS ID: 2450] Mr Alexander Moodie (of Dura )
[PERS ID: 2762] Mrs Paterson (of Dura )

Unique Places linked to this Case

7 found.

TypeSpecific Place Village/Town/City (aka) Region Country Continent Confidence
Place Leith Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
Place Kilmarnock Glasgow and West Scotland Europe inferred
SpecificShore Dues Office Leith Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
Place Dura Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
SpecificCullen's House / Mint Close Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
Place Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
SpecificCunnoquhie Cupar (Coupar / Coupar of Fife) Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain

Places and role of place

8 found.

TypeRoleSpecific Place Village/Town/City (aka) Region Country Continent Confidence
PlacePlace of Writing Leith Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
PlacePlace of Writing Kilmarnock Glasgow and West Scotland Europe inferred
SpecificPlace of WritingCunnoquhie Cupar (Coupar / Coupar of Fife) Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
SpecificPlace of WritingShore Dues Office Leith Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
PlacePlace of Writing Dura Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
SpecificDestination of LetterCullen's House / Mint Close Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
PlaceDestination of Letter Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
SpecificMentioned / OtherCunnoquhie Cupar (Coupar / Coupar of Fife) Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain