Item 280 - Joseph Waters, 29, Butcher

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406 PM/1880/280


Joseph Waters, 29, Butcher


  • 12 Sep 1880-18 Sep 1880 (Creation)

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Occupation or role: Butcher
Age: 29
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 12 Sep 1880
Date of death: 18 Sep 1880
Disease (transcribed): Tubercular phthisis. Vomicae
Disease (standardised): Tuberculosis (Lung); Vomica (Lung)
Admitted under the care of: Barclay, Andrew Whyte
Medical examination performed by: Dunbar, James John Macwhirter
Post mortem examination performed by: Evans, Arthur Owen
Medical notes: For the last two years he had had a slight cough. While at work he began spitting up blood with each cough he made.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Lungs, heart, liver, kidneys and pancreas
Type of incident: n/a


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  • English

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No in Register of 1880: 988

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