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


[ID:5205] From: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / To: Dr Hugh Dougall (Dougal) / Regarding: Mr John Gordon (of Greshop/Grieshop) (Patient) / 8 February 1786 / (Outgoing)

Letter to Dr Dougal concerning the case of Mr Gordon, in response to 'yours of the 3d'.


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DOC ID 5205
RCPE Catalogue Number CUL/1/1/19/17
Main Language English
Document Direction Outgoing
Date8 February 1786
Annotation None
TypeMachine copy
Enclosure(s) No enclosure(s)
Autopsy No
Recipe No
Regimen No
Letter of Introduction No
Case Note No
Summary Letter to Dr Dougal concerning the case of Mr Gordon, in response to 'yours of the 3d'.
Manuscript Incomplete? No
Evidence of Commercial Posting No


Cases that this document belongs to:

Case ID Description Num Docs
[Case ID:1801]
Case of John Gordon of Greishop who is being treated with electricity for an inability to swallow.

People linked to this document

Person IDRole in documentPerson
[PERS ID:1]AuthorDr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID:2493]AddresseeDr Hugh Dougall (Dougal)
[PERS ID:3791]PatientMr John Gordon (of Greshop/Grieshop)
[PERS ID:1]Patient's Physician / Surgeon / ApothecaryDr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID:2493]Patient's Physician / Surgeon / ApothecaryDr Hugh Dougall (Dougal)
[PERS ID:2493]Patient's Relative / Spouse / FriendDr Hugh Dougall (Dougal)

Places linked to this document

Role in document Specific Place Settlements / Areas Region Country Global Region Confidence
Place of Writing Cullen's House / Mint Close Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
Destination of Letter Forres East Highlands Scotland Europe inferred
Mentioned / Other Greshop (Grieshop) North Highlands Scotland Europe certain

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