Item 46 - Joseph Stevens, 17, Railway porter

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406 PM/1872/46


Joseph Stevens, 17, Railway porter


  • 13 Feb 1871-24 Feb 1872 (Creation)

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Occupation or role: Railway porter
Age: 17
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 13 Feb 1871
Date of death: 24 Feb 1872
Disease (transcribed): Compound fracture of both legs and skull. (Railway accident). Amputation in both thighs. Secondary haemorrhage
Disease (standardised): Fracture (Leg); Fracture (Skull); Amputation (Leg); Haemorrhage (Indeterminate)
Admitted under the care of: Hewett, Prescott Gardner
Medical examination performed by: Haward, John Warrington
Post mortem examination performed by: n/a
Medical notes: As the body was not examined, the case is not herein recorded.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Not examined
Type of incident: Trauma/accident

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  • English

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The page refers to the case PM/1872/1 (Emily Powell) and PM/1872/48 (John Morgan)

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No in Register 1872: 221

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