Cullen

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

 

[Case ID:954]: Case of Mr Thomas Bushby who is given detailed advice on cold bathing.

Documents in this case

4 document(s) found in this case.

DOC IDSummaryDate
[DOC ID:4134]  Linked to other Cases  
Reply headed 'To Mr Joseph Harris Surgeon at Whitehaven C – a Young Gentleman and himself.'. Mentions the use of a shower-bath. 13 September 1777
 
[DOC ID:4198]  Linked to other Cases  
Reply 'For Joseph Harris Surgeon Whitehaven'. concerning an unnamed fame patient with an eye disorder and an unnamed male patient - presumably Thomas Bushby who they have been treating in the recent past - who is improving 31 December 1777
 
[DOC ID:1522] 
Letter from Thomas Bushby regarding his own case, previously reported to Cullen by Mr Harris of Whitehaven. 23 June 1778
 
[DOC ID:4267] 
Reply 'For Mr Thos [Thomas]. Bushby', advising him to continue the advice on bathing and other measures given earlier through Mr Harris of Whitburn and by Mr Ballantyne. 28? June? 1778?
 

People involved in this case

9 found.

PERS IDFull Name
[PERS ID: 2133] (a Gentleman)
[PERS ID: 2195] Dr (a Gentleman)
[PERS ID: 2205] Miss (a Gentleman)
[PERS ID: 2206] (a Gentleman)
[PERS ID: 2403] Mr William Ballantine (Balentintine)
[PERS ID: 2194] Mr Thomas Bushby (Balentintine)
[PERS ID: 1] Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 214] Mr Joseph Harris (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 2193] Mr Harris (of Whitburn)

Unique Places linked to this Case

7 found.

TypeSpecific Place Village/Town/City (aka) Region Country Continent Confidence
SpecificCullen's House / Mint Close Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
Place Cumberland North-West England Europe certain
Place Wigton North-West England Europe certain
Place Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
Place London London and South-East England Europe certain
Place Whitehaven North-West England Europe certain
Place Carlisle North-West 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 Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe inferred
PlacePlace of Writing Cumberland North-West England Europe certain
PlacePlace of Writing Wigton North-West England Europe certain
PlaceDestination of Letter Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
PlaceDestination of Letter Whitehaven North-West England Europe inferred
PlaceMentioned / Other London London and South-East England Europe certain
PlaceMentioned / Other Whitehaven North-West England Europe certain
PlacePlace of Handstamp Carlisle North-West England Europe certain