Item 144 - John [No name], [No age stated], [No occupation stated]

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406 PM/1847/144


John [No name], [No age stated], [No occupation stated]


  • 1 Jul 1847-1 Jul 1847 (Creation)

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Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: [No age stated]
Gender: Male
Date of admission: Brought in dead
Date of death: 01 Jul 1847
Disease (transcribed): Extensive fracture of the base of the skull. Laceration of pons varolii and escape of fluid from oesophagus on to surface of cerebellum
Disease (standardised): Fracture (Skull); Laceration (Brain); Extravasation (Oesophagus); Extravasation (Brain)
Admitted under the care of: Hawkins, Caesar Henry
Medical examination performed by: Gee, Adolphus John
Post mortem examination performed by: Pollock, George
Medical notes: Admitted dead, a cart wheel having passed over the head.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Cranium
Type of incident: Trauma/accident

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The page refers to the cases PM/1847/146 (Mary Penson) and PM/1847/148 (James Hawkes)

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No in Register of 1847: n/a

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Preparation of the skull. See Museum Catalogue I.25

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