Item 340 - Harriet Copas, 70, Furniture dealer

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GB 406 PM/1880/340


Harriet Copas, 70, Furniture dealer


  • 25 Nov 1880-27 Nov 1880 (Creation)

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Occupation or role: Furniture dealer
Age: 70
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 25 Nov 1880
Date of death: 27 Nov 1880
Disease (transcribed): Fracture of the base of the skull. Contusion of the brain
Disease (standardised): Fracture (Skull); Contusion (Brain)
Admitted under the care of: Haward, John Warrington
Medical examination performed by: Turner, George Robertson
Post mortem examination performed by: Owen, Herbert Isambard
Medical notes: This woman had just got out of an omnibus when she was knocked down by a cab and rendered insensible.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Skull and encephalon
Illustrations: Yes
Type of incident: Trauma/accident

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  • English

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No in Register of 1880: 1864

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