Item 290 - Boswell Morison, 62, Silversmith

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406 PM/1878/290


Boswell Morison, 62, Silversmith


  • 5 Sep 1878-17 Oct 1878 (Creation)

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  • Occupation or role: Silversmith
    Gender: Male
    Age: 62
    Date of admission: 5 Sep 1878
    Date of death: 17 Oct 1878
    Disease (transcribed): Empyema
    Disease (standardised): Empyema (Lung);
    Admitting doctor: Whipham, Thomas Tillyer
    Medical examination performed by: Owen, Herbert Isambard
  • Margerison, Richard
    PM performed by: Ewart, William
    Medical notes: 'Admission. Brought up in a semidelirious state at times passing into more fully marked delirium: he could give no account of himself, though he answered questions in a misty sort of way. He was very weak and lay on his back. P. [Pulse] 116. R. [Respiration rate?] 52. Lips and face dusky'
    Body parts examined in the post mortem: Heart, liver, kidneys, spleen
    Type of incident: n/a

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No in register 1878: 1216

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