Item 102 - James Bailey, 38, Silver polisher

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406 PM/1883/102


James Bailey, 38, Silver polisher


  • 6 Mar 1883-20 Mar 1883 (Creation)

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Occupation or role: Silver polisher
Age: 38
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 6 Mar 1883
Date of death: 20 Mar 1883
Disease (transcribed): Fracture of the skull. Laceration of brain
Disease (standardised): Fracture (Skull); Laceration (Brain )
Admitted under the care of: Rouse, James
Medical examination performed by: Margerison, Richard
Post mortem examination performed by: Ross, Daniel McClure
Medical notes: He fell a distance of fifteen feet through a trap door.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Lungs, heart, liver, spleen, kidneys and skull
Illustrations: Yes
Type of incident: Trauma/accident


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The case continues on PM/1883/84

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No in Register of 1883: 383

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Preparation of skull 4324

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