Item 30 - Elizabeth Batchelor, 60, [Occupation not stated]

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406 PM/1845/30


Elizabeth Batchelor, 60, [Occupation not stated]


  • 2 Jan 1845-25 Jan 1845 (Creation)

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Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 60
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 2 Jan 1845
Date of death: 25 Jan 1845
Disease (transcribed): Fracture of the skull. Laceration of brain, with effusion of blood into the arachnoid cavity. Fracture of clavicle
Disease (standardised): Fracture (Skull); Laceration (Brain); Fracture (Collarbone)
Admitted under the care of: Tatum, Thomas
Medical examination performed by: Hewett, Prescott Gardner
Post mortem examination performed by: Lee, Henry
Medical notes: 'The day before her admission she fell down stairs, a distance of about eight feet. She was taken up insensible, bleeding from the nose and mouth’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Cranium, shoulder

Type of incident: Trauma / accident

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The case continues in PM/1845/29

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No in register 1845: 58

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Preparation J.a.16 (portion of dura mater and arachnoid)

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