Cullen

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

 

[Case ID:515]: Case of Frances Fortescue who has a longstanding throat and mouth condition.

Documents in this case

7 document(s) found in this case.

DOC IDSummaryDate
[DOC ID:4552] 
Reply, 'For Mrs [Frances] Fortescue [of Cookhill]', consisting of just a recipe for 'healing syrup' . 13 December 1779
 
[DOC ID:1787] 
Letter from James Jackson at Glasgow concerning the case of his sister, Mrs Fortescue of Cookhill near Worcester. She had been sent a prescription in the hand of one of Cullen's daughters (not linked as unclear which one). The enclosure is ID:1788. 29 December 1779
 
[DOC ID:1788] 
Case note sent to James Jackson the postmaster in Glasgow, describing the case of his sister Mrs Fortescue of Cookhill, by her family apothecary. Date entered is that of the letter to Cullen with which this was enclosed (ID: 1787). An unusual handstamp is present but illegible (does obviously suggest any obvious post-office near Cookhill). 29? December? 1779?
 
[DOC ID:4558] 
Reply, 'For Mrs Fortescue'. 1 January 1780
 
[DOC ID:1803] 
Letter from Frances Fortescue at Cookhill, concerning her own case. Possibly privately delivered. 12 January 1780
 
[DOC ID:4568] 
Reply, 'For Mrs Fortescue'. 22 January 1780
 
[DOC ID:1822] 
Letter from Dr William Thomson at Worcester, concerning the case of Mrs Fortescue. 27 February 1780
 

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

6 found.

PERS IDFull Name
[PERS ID: 2567]
[PERS ID: 1] Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 660] Mrs Frances Fortescue (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 681] James Jackson (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 2566] Miss Marchant? (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 680] Dr William Thomson (Professor Cullen)

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 Glasgow Glasgow and West Scotland Europe certain
Place Kirkcudbright Borders Scotland Europe certain
Place Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
Continent West Indies certain
Place Cookhill Midlands England Europe certain

Places and role of place

9 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 Glasgow Glasgow and West Scotland Europe certain
PlacePlace of Writing Kirkcudbright Borders Scotland Europe certain
PlacePlace of Writing Cookhill Midlands England Europe certain
PlaceDestination of Letter Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
PlaceDestination of Letter Glasgow Glasgow and West Scotland Europe certain
ContinentMentioned / Other West Indies certain
PlaceMentioned / Other Cookhill Midlands England Europe certain
PlacePlace of Handstamp Glasgow Glasgow and West Scotland Europe certain