Cullen

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

 

[Case ID:509]: Case of the poet Mrs Jane Gomeldon who is prescribed various medicines, including a diaphoretic and volatile oil to clear her sinuses.

Documents in this case

3 document(s) found in this case.

DOC IDSummaryDate
[DOC ID:316] 
Reply 'For Mrs Gomeldon'; three recipes. July? 1775?
 
[DOC ID:314] 
Reply 'For Mrs Gomeldon of Newcastle', recommending 'volatile oil' and a perpetual blister 9 July 1775
 
[DOC ID:325] 
Reply 'For Mrs [Jane] Gomeldon', including a recipe for ointment to be applied below each nostril. 25? August? 1775
 

People involved in this case

3 found.

PERS IDFull Name
[PERS ID: 1] Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 1481] Captain Forbes (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 1437] Mrs Jane Gomeldon (of Newcastle)

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 Newcastle upon Tyne North-East England Europe certain

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 Newcastle upon Tyne North-East England Europe inferred
PlaceMentioned / Other Newcastle upon Tyne North-East England Europe certain