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


[ID:3051] From: Dr John Gilchrist (of Speddoch) / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Mr William Stewart (of Shambellie (Shambelly)) (Patient) / 6 July 1787 / (Incoming)

Letter from John Gilchrist, concerning the case of Mr Stewart of Shambelly.


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DOC ID 3051
RCPE Catalogue Number CUL/1/2/2084
Main Language English
Document Direction Incoming
Date6 July 1787
Annotation None
TypeAuthorial original
Enclosure(s) No enclosure(s)
Autopsy No
Recipe No
Regimen No
Letter of Introduction No
Case Note No
Summary Letter from John Gilchrist, concerning the case of Mr Stewart of Shambelly.
Manuscript Incomplete? No
Evidence of Commercial Posting No


Cases that this document belongs to:

Case ID Description Num Docs
[Case ID:2031]
Case of Mr Stewart of Shambelly [Shambellie] who is advised to got to Buxton for his health but later develops a chest complaint exacerbated by anxiety over family matters.

People linked to this document

Person IDRole in documentPerson
[PERS ID:115]AuthorDr John Gilchrist (of Speddoch)
[PERS ID:1]AddresseeDr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID:4497]PatientMr William Stewart (of Shambellie (Shambelly))
[PERS ID:1]Patient's Physician / Surgeon / ApothecaryDr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID:115]Patient's Physician / Surgeon / ApothecaryDr John Gilchrist (of Speddoch)
[PERS ID:631]Patient's Relative / Spouse / FriendMiss Euphemia? Murray (of Broughton)
[PERS ID:632]Patient's Relative / Spouse / FriendMr James Murray (of Broughton)
[PERS ID:854]Patient's Relative / Spouse / FriendCountess Charlotte Murray (Lady Dunmore)
[PERS ID:4638]Patient's Relative / Spouse / FriendMrs Ann Stewart
[PERS ID:544]OtherDr Henry Cullen (Harry, Dr Henry, "the young doctor" )
[PERS ID:2934]OtherMr Bell

Places linked to this document

Role in document Specific Place Settlements / Areas Region Country Global Region Confidence
Place of Writing Dumfries Borders Scotland Europe certain
Destination of Letter Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe inferred
Therapeutic Recommendation Buxton Midlands England Europe certain
Mentioned / Other Galloway Borders Scotland Europe certain

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