Item 161 - James Marshall, 35, [Occupation not stated]

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GB 406 PM/1845/161


James Marshall, 35, [Occupation not stated]


  • 30 Jun 1845-30 Jun 1845 (Creation)

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Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 35
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 30 Jun 1845
Date of death: 30 Jun 1845
Disease (transcribed): Laceration of the peritoneum & rupture of the aorta at its division with common iliac arteries
Disease (standardised): Laceration (Abdomen); Rupture (Aorta)

Admitted under the care of: Hawkins, Caesar Henry
Medical examination performed by: Pollock, George
Post mortem examination performed by: Pollock, George
Medical notes: 'This man was brought into the hospital dead, immediately after a fall from a horse, it being said that the horse reared & fell backwards on him’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Abdomen, thorax

Type of incident: Trauma / accident

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The page refers to case PM/1845/188 (Sarah Few)

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Preparation of this laceration of the aorta, museum catalogue F.53

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