Item 143 - Robert Harvey, Timekeeper

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GB 406 PM/1871/143


Robert Harvey, Timekeeper


  • 31 May 1871 - 30 Jun 1871 (Creation)

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Occupation or role: Timekeeper
Age: 51
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 31 May 1871
Date of death: 30 Jun 1871
Disease (transcribed): Cancer of the peritoneum. Peritonitis. Pleurisy
Disease (standardised): Cancer (Peritoneum); Peritonitis (Abdomen); Pleurisy (Lungs)

Admitted under the care of: Fuller, Henry William
Medical examination performed by: Cavafy, John
Post mortem examination performed by: Whipham, Thomas Tillyer
Medical notes: 'This man stated that for the last two months he had suffered much from abdominal & epigastric pain, dyspepsia & constipation. For the last three weeks his legs had swelled slightly’
Post mortem notes: Body parts examined in the post mortem: Thorax, abdomen

Type of incident: n/a

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The case continues in PM/1871/96

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No in register 1871: 527

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