Item 272 - Charles Barker, 52, Lighterman

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GB 406 PM/1890/272


Charles Barker, 52, Lighterman


  • 7 Aug 1890-14 Aug 1890 (Creation)

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Occupation or role: Lighterman
Age: 52
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 7 Aug 1890
Date of death: 14 Aug 1890
Disease (transcribed): Rupture of aortic aneurism into pericardium
Disease (standardised): Aneurysm (Aorta); Rupture (Pericardium)
Admitted under the care of: Dickinson, William Howship
Medical examination performed by: Dickinson, William Lee
Post mortem examination performed by: Newton, Reginald Frederick Henry
Medical notes: The man was a lighterman who while at work on the morning of admission was said to have been seized with a fit.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Lungs, pleurae, pericardium, heart, aorta, liver, spleen, pancreas, kidneys and brain
Type of incident: n/a

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No in Register 1890: 1312

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