Item 178 - Bertha Ansell, 15, Nurse maid

Open original Digital object

Identity area

Reference code

406 PM/1893/178


Bertha Ansell, 15, Nurse maid


  • 30 Apr 1893-20 May 1893 (Creation)

Level of description


Extent and medium

4 pages

Context area

Name of creator

Archival history

Content and structure area

Scope and content

Occupation or role: Nurse maid
Age: 15
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 30 Apr 1893
Date of death: 20 May 1893
Disease (transcribed): Otitis media. Thrombosis of the lateral sinus
Disease (standardised): Otitis media (Ear); Thrombosis (Transverse sinuses)
Admitted under the care of: Haward, John Warrington
Medical examination performed by: Allingham, Herbert William
Post mortem examination performed by: Rolleston, Humphry Davy
Medical notes: For three years the patient had discharge from the right ear.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Head, lungs, pericardium, heart, aorta, inferior vena cava, abdomen, liver, spleen, pancreas, suprarenals, kidneys and bladder
Type of incident: n/a

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling


System of arrangement

Conditions of access and use area

Conditions governing access

Conditions governing reproduction

This image is provided under a Creative Commons CC-BY License. Our Copyright Terms and Conditions page contains information about acceptable usage.

Language of material

  • English

Script of material

Language and script notes

Finding aids

Allied materials area

Existence and location of originals

Existence and location of copies

Related units of description

The case continues on PM/1893/158

Related descriptions

Alternative identifier(s)

Hospital register number

No in Register 1893: 604

Access points

Place access points

Name access points

Genre access points

Description control area

Description identifier

Institution identifier


Rules and/or conventions used


Level of detail

Dates of creation revision deletion




Digital object (Master) rights area

Digital object (Reference) rights area

Digital object (Thumbnail) rights area

Accession area