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Alice Steadman, 6, [No occupation stated]

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 6
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 24 Jan 1891
Date of death: 28 Jan 1891
Disease (transcribed): Acute necrosis of right humerus. Pyaemia
Disease (standardised): Necrosis (Arm); Sepsis (Systemic)
Admitted under the care of: Rouse, James
Medical examination performed by: Rolleston, Humphry Davy
Post mortem examination performed by: Allingham, Herbert William
Medical notes: 'Mother & father alive. Two sisters died of tubercular meningitis. The child had been ailing for some weeks, lost flesh, headache and morning vomiting. Three days before admission it began to have pain in the right arm'
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Joints, thorax, abdomen, head, spinal cord

Type of incident: n/a

Andrew Young, 33, [Occupation not stated]

Occupation or role: [Occupation not stated]
Age: 33
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 29 Jun 1858
Date of death: 17 Jul 1858
Disease (transcribed): Compound fracture of elbow. Pyaemia
Disease (standardised): Fracture (Elbow); Sepsis (Systemic)
Admitted under the care of: Tatum, Thomas
Medical examination performed by: n/a
Post mortem examination performed by: n/a
Medical notes: 'Therefore the case is not given’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: 'The body was not examined'

Type of incident: Trauma / accident

Anne Birch, 50, [No occupation stated]

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 50
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 17 May 1848
Date of death: 6 Jun 1848
Disease (transcribed): Operation for scirrhus of breast. Erysipelas. Pus in elbow joint. Flabby heart. Fluid blood. Diseased kidneys
Disease (standardised): Cancer (Breast); Operation (Breast); Erysipelas (Skin); Suppuration (Elbow); Disease (Heart); Disease (Kidney)
Admitted under the care of: Tatum, Thomas
Medical examination performed by: Copestake, Thomas Goodall
Post mortem examination performed by: Pollock, George
Medical notes: Admitted with a tumour occupying the right breast, she stated that it began five months ago as a small lump and not very painful, but gradually increased in size.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Thorax, abdomen and upper extremity
Type of incident: n/a

Arabella Summers, 68, Music teacher

Occupation or role: Music teacher
Age: 68
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 29 May 1897
Date of death: 5 Jul 1897
Disease (transcribed): Injury to arm. Cellulitis. Cutaneous erysipelas
Disease (standardised): Injury (Arm); Cellulitis (Skin); Erysipelas (Skin) ()
Admitted under the care of: Dent, Clinton Thomas
Medical examination performed by: n/a
Post mortem examination performed by: n/a
Medical notes: 'See surgical notes'
Body parts examined in the post mortem: 'No post mortem examination'

Type of incident: n/a

Barbara Purchase, 35, [Wife of] Gas labourer

Occupation or role: [Wife of] Gas labourer
Age: 35
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 24 Feb 1887
Date of death: 12 Jun 1888
Disease (transcribed): Recurrent scirrhus of right mamma. 2ndary deposits in skin, right humerus, scapula, most ribs, bodies of dorsal vertebrae and kidney
Disease (standardised): Scirrhus (Breast); Deposit (Skin, arm, shoulder, ribs, spine, kidneys)
Admitted under the care of: Rouse, James
Medical examination performed by: Penrose, Francis George
Post mortem examination performed by: Bull, William C.
Medical notes: 'A married woman with 2 children. Six years ago she began to have pain in the right mamma & a tumor formed which was removed at the Cancer Hospital in summer of ‘86. A few weeks ago, her right hand became swollen. A Pole. Cannot speak English well’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Body parts examined: Right upper limb, sternum, ribs, pleurae, lungs, spleen, kidneys, liver, uterus

Type of incident: n/a

Benjamin Roach, 26, Groom

Occupation or role: Groom
Age: 26
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 7 Jun 1870
Date of death: 18 Jun 1870
Disease (transcribed): Granular kidneys. Hypertrophied Heart. Meningeal apoplexy.
Disease (standardised): Disease (Kidney); Disease (Heart); Stroke (Brain)
Admitted under the care of: Fuller, Henry William
Medical examination performed by: Cavafy, John
Post mortem examination performed by: Whipham, Thomas Tillyer
Medical notes: On the morning of the day of admission the man fell down in a fit having previously complained of sleeplessness. On admission he was unable to give any account of himself, but lay semi-conscious, with widely dilated pupils.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pleurae, lungs, heart, liver, spleen, kidneys and cranium
Type of incident: n/a

Bertha Buckingham, 1 ½, [Occupation not stated]

Occupation or role: [Occupation not stated]
Age: 1 ½
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 24 Apr 1897
Date of death: 25 Apr 1897
Disease (transcribed): Burns of face, neck, and shoulders
Disease (standardised): Burn (Face); Burn (Neck); Burn (Shoulder) ()
Admitted under the care of: Bennett, William Henry
Medical examination performed by: Jaffrey, Francis
Post mortem examination performed by: Latham, Arthur Carlyle
Medical notes: 'Not seen by the Surgical Registrar'
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Thorax

Type of incident: n/a

Caroline Goodchild, 28, Housekeeper

Occupation or role: Housekeeper
Age: 28
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 7 Sep 1887
Date of death: 16 Sep 1887
Disease (transcribed): Lardaceous disease of kidneys etc
Disease (standardised): Amyloidosis (Kidney)
Admitted under the care of: Dickinson, William Howship
Medical examination performed by: Slater, Charles
Post mortem examination performed by: Griffiths, Herbert Tyrrell and Sisley, Richard
Medical notes: 'Patient had suffered from syphilis'

Illustrations: No
Type of incident: n/a

Charles Bonham, 64, Carman

Occupation or role: Carman
Age: 64
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 7 Jan 1864
Date of death: 28 Jan 1864
Disease (transcribed): Lacerated wound of hand. Fractured femur
Disease (standardised): Fracture (Hand); Fracture (Thigh)
Admitted under the care of: Lee, Henry
Medical examination performed by: n/a
Post mortem examination performed by: Braine, Francis Woodhouse
Medical notes: 'Case not entered’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: 'Not examined’

Type of incident: Trauma / accident

Charles Bransden, 30, [No occupation stated]

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 30
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 27 Aug 1844
Date of death: 27 Aug 1844
Disease (transcribed): Fracture of Ribs. Effusion of blood into pleura. Rupture of diaphragm. Protrusion of the stomach and portion of left kidney into cavity of left pleura. Rupture of Liver. Fracture of metacarpal bones.
Disease (standardised): Fracture (Ribs); Effusion (Pleura); Rupture (Diaphragm); Protrusion (Stomach, Kidney); Rupture (Liver); Fracture (Hand)
Admitted under the care of: Keate, Robert
Medical examination performed by: n/a
Post mortem examination performed by: n/a
Medical notes: The patient’s injuries were caused by the passage of the wheel of a heavy waggon across the abdomen.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Thorax, abdomen and right superior extremity
Type of incident: Trauma/accident

Charles Hillman, 19, Footman

Occupation or role: Footman
Age: 19
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 1 Mar 1916
Date of death: 25 Aug 1916
Disease (transcribed): Malignant endocarditis. Mitral and aortic reflux. Infarcts of spleen and kidneys. Anasarca
Disease (standardised): Endocarditis (Heart); Disease (Heart); Infarction (Spleen); Infarction (Kidney); Oedema (Leg); Oedema (Arm)
Admitted under the care of: Latham, Arthur Carlyle
Medical examination performed by: Sparrow, Hugh Gordon
Post mortem examination performed by: n/a
Medical notes: The illness started five weeks ago with pains in the legs and malaise. A fortnight later both knee-joints and the right shoulder became painful and swollen.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pleurae, lungs, larynx, thyroid, pericardium, heart, liver, spleen, pancreas, kidneys, suprarenals, bladder, alimentary canal, stomach and intestines
Illustrations of photographs: Yes Type of incident: n/a

Charles Miller, 59, Farrier

Occupation or role: Farrier
Age: 59
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 2 Sep 1905
Date of death: 6 Sep 1905
Disease (transcribed): Pneumonia. Fractured jaw, 5th, 6th, 7th & 8th ribs, and left radius, and inferior maxilla
Disease (standardised): Pneumonia (Lungs); Fracture (Jaw, ribs, arm)
Admitted under the care of: Bennett, William Henry
Medical examination performed by: Douglas, James Sholto Cameron
Post mortem examination performed by: Jones, Lawrence
Medical notes: 'This man was thrown from a cart and stunned’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Thorax, abdomen, cranium, bones

Type of incident: Trauma / accident

Charles Mills, Carpenter

Occupation or role: Carpenter
Age: 54
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 30 Jan 1871
Date of death: 1 Feb 1871
Disease (transcribed): Crushed arm. Amputation
Disease (standardised): Injury (Arm); Amputation (Arm)
Admitted under the care of: Lee, Henry
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 reported’
Post mortem notes: Body parts examined in the post mortem: 'Not examined’

Type of incident: Trauma / accident

Charles Rennet, 47, Railway shunter

Occupation or role: Railway shunter
Age: 47
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 23 Nov 1917
Date of death: 24 Nov 1917
Disease (transcribed): Avulsion of right upper extremity. Fractured skull. Shock
Disease (standardised): Avulsion (Upper extremity); Fracture (Skull); Shock
Admitted under the care of: Back, Ivor Gordon
Medical examination performed by: n/a
Post mortem examination performed by: Ellison, J.
Medical notes: 'While working on the railway his right arm was torn off close to the shoulder. Admitted very collapsed’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Skull, chest, abdomen

Type of incident: Accident

Charles Wynch, 21, Warehouseman

Occupation or role: Warehouseman
Age: 21
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 1 Aug 1870
Date of death: 9 Aug 1870
Disease (transcribed): Diffuse cellular inflammation of the left arm. Pyaemia.
Disease (standardised): Inflammation (Arm); Sepsis (Systemic)
Admitted under the care of: Hewett, Prescott Gardner
Medical examination performed by: Haward, John Warrington
Post mortem examination performed by: Whipham, Thomas Tillyer
Medical notes: A week before admission, this man felt pain in the left axilla which increased, with rigors and swelling of the axillary glands.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Bones and joints, pleurae, lungs, heart, liver, spleen and kidneys
Type of incident: n/a

Clive Burden, 25, Captain, Australian RAMC

Occupation or role: Captain, Australian RAMC
Age: 25
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 5 May 1917
Date of death: 8 May 1917
Disease (transcribed): (Train smash). Amputation of both legs & crushed hand. Emphysematous gangrene
Disease (standardised): Amputation (Legs); Injury (Hand); Emphysema (Lungs); Gangrene (Lungs)
Admitted under the care of: Back, Ivor Gordon
Medical examination performed by: Trevor, Robert Salusbury
Post mortem examination performed by: Shepherd, Alan
Medical notes: 'The patient was on the platform of Victoria Station waiting for a train. As the train came in he fainted and fell in front of it. The train went over both legs’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Thorax, abdomen, cranium

Type of incident: Accident

David Griffiths, 34, [Occupation not stated]

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 34
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 19 Dec 1845
Date of death: 19 Dec 1845
Disease (transcribed): Fracture of the spine and of 3 ribs. Compound fracture of the arm. Extensive separation of both sacro-iliac synchondroses. Extensive haemorrhage into the pleura, posterior mediastinum and peritoneum. Laceration of the right lung and of the liver
Disease (standardised): Fracture (Spine, ribs, arm); Haemorrhage (Lungs, chest, abdomen); Laceration (Lungs, liver)
Admitted under the care of: Hawkins, Caesar Henry
Medical examination performed by: Hewett, Prescott Gardner
Post mortem examination performed by: Lee, Henry
Medical notes: 'This patient fell from a great height upon his back into the street. When brought to the hospital he was in a state of great collapse’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Spine, thorax, abdomen, right superior extremity

Type of incident: Trauma / accident

Dinah Green, 17, [No occupation stated]

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 17
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 11 May 1846
Date of death: 30 Jun 1846
Disease (transcribed): Fracture of sternum, of pelvis, of left leg and of left arm. Secondary deposits in various parts. Suppuration about some of the fractures. Pleuropneumonia.
Disease (standardised): Fracture (Sternum); Fracture (Pelvis); Fracture (Leg); Fracture (Arm); Suppuration (Fractures); Pleuropneumonia (Pleura, Lung)
Admitted under the care of: Hawkins, Caesar Henry
Medical examination performed by: Gee, Adolphus John
Post mortem examination performed by: Hewett, Prescott Gardner
Medical notes: This patient threw himself from the window of a fifth story building and fell on her side.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Thorax, abdomen, left inferior extremity, left superior extremity, right forearm and sternum
Type of incident: Suicide

Ebenezer North, 32, Butler

Occupation or role: Butler
Age: 32
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 24 Oct 1877
Date of death: 26 Oct 1877
Disease (transcribed): Gun shot wound. Fracture of humerus. Amputation
Disease (standardised): Fracture (Arm); Amputation (Arm)
Admitted under the care of: Haward, John Warrington
Medical examination performed by: Bennet, William Henry
Post mortem examination performed by: Ewart, William
Medical notes: The patient placed the muzzle of an ordinary sporting gun loaded with shot, on the left side of the chest, holding the stock with the right hand and pulled the trigger with his thumb.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pleurae, lungs, heart, liver, kidneys, spleen, brain, left humerus and vessels
Type of incident: Suicide

Edward Barrell, 42, [No occupation stated]

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 42
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 26 Dec 1853
Date of death: 26 Dec 1853
Disease (transcribed): Injury to wrist. Abscess. Pleuro-pneumonia
Disease (standardised): Injury (Arm); Abscess (Arm); Pleuropneumonia (Pleura, Lung)
Admitted under the care of: Tatum, Thomas
Medical examination performed by: Holmes, Timothy
Post mortem examination performed by: Ogle, John William
Medical notes: This man was admitted on account of an injury to his right wrist which had occurred eighteen days before admission from a mass of earth falling on it.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Thorax and abdomen
Type of incident: Trauma/accident

Edward Barrell, [Occupation not stated]

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Gender: Male
Age: 42
Date of admission: 26 Dec 1854
Date of death: 26 Dec 1854
Disease (transcribed): Injury to wrist. Abscess. Pleuro-pneumonia
Disease (standardised): Injury (Wrist); Abscess (Wrist); Pneumonia (Lung)
Admitting doctor: Tatum, Thomas
Surgeon: Ogle, John William
Physician: Holmes, Timothy
Medical notes: 'This man, who was a stout, healthy-looking countryman, was admitted on account of an injury to his right wrist, which had occurred 18 days before admission, from a mass of earth falling on it’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Thorax, abdomen

Type of injury: Trauma / accident

Edward Beck alias Jackson, 35, [No occupation stated]

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 35
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 28 Aug 1853
Date of death: Brought in dead
Disease (transcribed): Death supposed to be from loss of blood. Injury of the arm. Punctures of one of the deep veins accompanying the brachial artery
Disease (standardised): Injury (Arm); Punctures (Veins)
Admitted under the care of: Tatum, Thomas
Medical examination performed by: Wyndowe, Samuel Jardine
Post mortem examination performed by: Ogle, John William
Medical notes: This patient was brought in dead.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Left elbow, cranium, thorax and abdomen
Type of incident: Trauma/accident

Edward Jeynes, 27, [No occupation stated]

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 27
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 8 Jul 1846
Date of death: 14 Jul 1846
Disease (transcribed): Acute rheumatism of wrist and elbow joints. Sudden death. Congestion of veins at upper surface of brain. Small quantity of opaque fluid in pericardium. Heart somewhat dilated and flaccid, otherwise healthy. Other viscera congested.
Disease (standardised): Rheumatic diseases (Arm); Congestion (Brain); Dilated (Heart)
Admitted under the care of: Page, William Emanuel
Medical examination performed by: Fuller, Henry William
Post mortem examination performed by: Hewett, Prescott Gardner
Medical notes: This patient stated that in May last he had an attack of scarlet fever, which confined him to the house for about three weeks which left him weakened and his legs oedematous.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Cranium, thorax and abdomen
Type of incident: n/a

Edward Richardson, 36, [No occupation stated]

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 36
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 26 Oct 1842
Date of death: 5 Feb 1843
Disease (transcribed): Ulceration of the cartilages of elbow. Phthisis?
Disease (standardised): Ulcer (Arm); Tuberculosis (Lung)
Admitted under the care of: Keate, Robert
Medical examination performed by: n/a
Post mortem examination performed by: n/a
Medical notes: n/a
Body parts examined in the post mortem: The body was not examined
Type of incident: n/a

Edward Skip, 55, [No occupation stated]

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 55
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 17 Jun 1853
Date of death: 5 Jul 1853
Disease (transcribed): Comminuted fracture of the leg. Secondary deposits in the left shoulder
Disease (standardised): Fracture (Leg); Deposits (Shoulder)
Admitted under the care of: Hawkins, Caesar Henry
Medical examination performed by: Holmes, Timothy
Post mortem examination performed by: Gray, Henry
Medical notes: This patient was admitted on account of a fracture of the leg which had been caused by a fall in the street.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Cranium, thorax, abdomen and right leg
Type of incident: Trauma/accident

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