Item 223 - Bernard Brake, 30, Porter

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406 PM/1864/223


Bernard Brake, 30, Porter


  • 20 Aug 1864-20 Aug 186 (Creation)

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Occupation or role: Porter
Age: 30
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 20 Aug 1864
Date of death: 20 Aug 186
Disease (transcribed): Hernia. Haemorrhage from a mesenteric vessel
Disease (standardised): Hernia ; Haemorrhage
Admitted under the care of: Brodhurst, Bernard
Medical examination performed by: Bagshawe, Frederic
Post mortem examination performed by: Leigh, William
Medical notes: 'This man had had hernia for about 10 years, & had always worn a truss. This morning he got up for a few minutes without putting his truss on & the intestine came down. He went to bed thinking it would go back as it had often done before, but it did not’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Chest, abdomen

Type of incident: n/a

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No in register 1864: 1352

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