Item 10 - George Shears, 35, Labourer

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GB 406 PM/1870/10


George Shears, 35, Labourer


  • 10 Jan 1870-12 Jan 1870 (Creation)

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Occupation or role: Labourer
Age: 35
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 10 Jan 1870
Date of death: 12 Jan 1870
Disease (transcribed): Fracture of skull. Bruising of brain. Fractured ribs and clavicle.
Disease (standardised): Fracture (Skull); Contusions (Brain); Fracture (Ribs); Fracture (Clavicle)
Admitted under the care of: Holmes, Timothy
Medical examination performed by: Haward, John Warrington
Post mortem examination performed by: Whipham, Thomas Tillyer
Medical notes: The patient fell off a ladder 15 feet high and his head struck a stone.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Bones, pleurae, lungs, heart, liver, spleen, kidneys, skull, meninges and cerebrum
Type of incident: Trauma/accident

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The case continues on PM/1870/9

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No in Register of 1870: 40

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Vid:Prep:Ser:I.78.a. and Ser:I.59.a.

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