Item 167 - Caroline Pedder, 23, [Occupation not stated]

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GB 406 PM/1845/167


Caroline Pedder, 23, [Occupation not stated]


  • 8 Jul 1845-10 Jul 1845 (Creation)

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Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 23
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 8 Jul 1845
Date of death: 10 Jul 1845
Disease (transcribed): Burn extending over legs, thighs, abdomen etc. Larynx & pharynx only part examined, nothing remarkable
Disease (standardised): Burn (Skin)

Admitted under the care of: Hawkins, Caesar Henry
Medical examination performed by: Hewett, Prescott Gardner
Post mortem examination performed by: Lee, Henry
Medical notes: 'The clothes of this patient caught fire, and when admitted it was found that the whole thickness of the eutis had been destroyed for a great extent upon the legs, thighs, body, arms and neck’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pharynx, larynx

Type of incident: Trauma / accident

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The page refers to case PM/1845/172 (William Harrison)

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No in register 1845: 1667

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