Item 251 - George Stebbings, 24, Carpenter

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406 PM/1870/251


George Stebbings, 24, Carpenter


  • 5 Sep 1870-12 Sep 1870 (Creation)

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Occupation or role: Carpenter
Age: 24
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 5 Sep 1870
Date of death: 12 Sep 1870
Disease (transcribed): Sloughing of the integuments of the right lower extremity. Peritonitis.
Disease (standardised): Sloughing (Leg); Peritonitis (Abdomen)
Admitted under the care of: Pollock, George
Medical examination performed by: Haward, John Warrington
Post mortem examination performed by: Whipham, Thomas Tillyer
Medical notes: A week before admission, this man slightly cut his right leg just below the knee, with an axe. The wound was superficial but the leg rapidly inflamed.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pleurae, lungs, heart, liver, spleen, kidneys and peritoneum
Type of incident: Trauma/accident

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No in Register of 1870: 1411

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