Item 166 - William Broadfield, 40, Cab driver

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GB 406 PM/1850/166


William Broadfield, 40, Cab driver


  • 23 Sep 1850-23 Sep 1850 (Creation)

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Occupation or role: Cab driver
Age: 40
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 23 Sep 1850
Date of death: 23 Sep 1850
Disease (transcribed): Aneurism of aorta. Rupture into pericardium
Disease (standardised): Aneurysm (Arteries); Rupture (Heart)
Admitted under the care of: n/a
Medical examination performed by: Barclay, Andrew Whyte
Post mortem examination performed by: Holl, Harvey Buchanan
Medical notes: This man was engaged in driving a hackney cab when he suddenly fell from his seat to the ground.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Cranium and thorax
Type of incident: n/a

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The page refers to the case PM/1850/168 (Emily Lucas)

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No in Register of 1850: n/a

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