Item 266 - George Hampshire, 43, Coffee house keeper

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406 PM/1883/266


George Hampshire, 43, Coffee house keeper


  • 23 Jul 1883-25 Jul 1883 (Creation)

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Occupation or role: Coffee house keeper
Age: 43
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 23 Jul 1883
Date of death: 25 Jul 1883
Disease (transcribed): Cirrhosis of liver
Disease (standardised): Cirrhosis (Liver)
Admitted under the care of: Dickinson, William Howship
Medical examination performed by: Myers, Arthur Thomas
Post mortem examination performed by: Giles, Oswald
Medical notes: Throughout his life he had been accustomed to heavy drinking, either taking 6 or 7 pints of old ale daily, or about a quart of spirits generally whiskey.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pleurae, liver, spleen, kidneys, abdomen and heart
Type of incident: n/a

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  • English

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No in Register of 1883: 1039

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Preparation of liver (not cut through, preserved for museum) IX-174F

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