Item 9 - Thomas Powell, 41, Omnibus conductor

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406 PM/1891/9


Thomas Powell, 41, Omnibus conductor


  • 31 Dec 1890-10 Jan 1891 (Creation)

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Occupation or role: Omnibus conductor
Age: 41
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 31 Dec 1890
Date of death: 10 Jan 1891
Disease (transcribed): Cirrhosis. Lardaceous disease kidneys and liver
Disease (standardised): Liver cirrhosis (Liver); Amyloidosis (Kidneys, liver)
Admitted under the care of: Whipham, Thomas Tillyer
Medical examination performed by: Rolleston, Humphry Davy
Post mortem examination performed by: Dickinson, William Lee
Medical notes: 'This man was an omnibus conductor who acknowledged having been for many years a heavy drinker, chiefly of whiskey. In 1883 he had an attack of pleurisy on the right side. In March 1886 was admitted for a time into this hospital on account of oedema of the legs'
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Head, thorax, abdomen, legs

Type of incident: n/a

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No in register 1890: 2240

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