Item 204 - William Baker, 18, [No occupation stated]

Open original Digital object

Identity area

Reference code

GB 406 PM/1846/204


William Baker, 18, [No occupation stated]


  • 16 Aug 1846-7 Sep 1846 (Creation)

Level of description


Extent and medium

2 pages

Context area

Archival history

Content and structure area

Scope and content

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 18
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 16 Aug 1846
Date of death: 7 Sep 1846
Disease (transcribed): Congestion of lungs at posterior part. Ulceration of intestines near the iliocecal valve and cecum and in the lower part of the ascending colon. Some extending to the serous covering of the bowel.
Disease (standardised): Congestion (Lung); Ulcer (Intestines)
Admitted under the care of: Bence Jones, Henry
Medical examination performed by: Fuller, Henry William
Post mortem examination performed by: Johnstone, Athol Archibald Wood
Medical notes: This patient was admitted in a state of fever. His mother stated that about the 4th or 5th of this month he complained of general indisposition, off loss of appetite and muscular depression, the whole of which she attributed to his having been some time out of work.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Cranium, thorax and abdomen
Type of incident: n/a

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling


System of arrangement

Conditions of access and use area

Conditions governing access

Conditions governing reproduction

This image is provided under a Creative Commons CC-BY License. Our Copyright Terms and Conditions page contains information about acceptable usage

Language of material

  • English

Script of material

Language and script notes

Finding aids

Allied materials area

Existence and location of originals

Existence and location of copies

Related units of description

Related descriptions

Alternative identifier(s)

Hospital register number

No in Register of 1846: 2243

Access points

Place access points

Name access points

Genre access points

Description control area

Description identifier

Institution identifier


Rules and/or conventions used


Level of detail

Dates of creation revision deletion




Digital object (Master) rights area

Digital object (Reference) rights area

Digital object (Thumbnail) rights area

Accession area