Cullen

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

 

[Case ID:694]: Case of the Revd Mr Gillespie, who initially reports 'a weakness of back and lowness of spirits', but writes again two years later over what he fears is a fistula requiring surgery but Cullen assures him it is just piles.

Documents in this case

3 document(s) found in this case.

DOC IDSummaryDate
[DOC ID:4211] 
Reply headed 'For the Revd Mr Gillespie Curate at Billingham by Hexham'. Most of the page is blank. February? 1778?
 
[DOC ID:1773] 
Letter from Reverend Edward Gillespy, concerning his own case. 14 December 1779
 
[DOC ID:4555] 
Reply, 'For the Revd. Mr Gillespy' 20 December 1779
 

People involved in this case

2 found.

PERS IDFull Name
[PERS ID: 1] Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 1736] Reverend Edward Gilhespy (Gillespie, Gillespy)

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 Billingham (Bellingham) North-East England Europe certain
Place Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe inferred
Place Hexham North-East England Europe certain
Place Northumberland North-East England Europe certain
Place Newcastle upon Tyne North-East England Europe certain

Places and role of place

8 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 Billingham (Bellingham) North-East England Europe certain
PlaceDestination of Letter Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe inferred
PlaceDestination of Letter Billingham (Bellingham) North-East England Europe certain
PlaceMentioned / Other Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
PlaceMentioned / Other Hexham North-East England Europe certain
PlaceMentioned / Other Northumberland North-East England Europe certain
PlacePlace of Handstamp Newcastle upon Tyne North-East England Europe certain