Surname Index


Torquay in its Medical Aspect as a Resort For Pulmonary Invalids


Charles Radclyffe Hall

Torquay and London: J E Adlard (1857) ix + 147 pp.

Index prepared by Michael Steer

Torquay had by 1850 earned the titles of the Belle of Health Resorts and the Modern Montpellier. Its popularity had been helped by Thomas Shapter of Exeter, the first secretary of the Southwestern Branch of the British Medical Association, who had published in 1842 a comprehensive volume on The Climate of South Devon and its Influence upon Health in which he extolled the beneficial air of the area. This whole book was devoted to Torquay by Dr. C. Radclyffe Hall, physician to the Torquay Hospital for Consumption and a Branch of the City of London Hospital for Diseases of the Chest, and to the Institution for Reduced Gentlewomen Affected with Diseases of the Chest. This rare book was produced from a digital copy held by the Bodleian Library that can be downloaded from Google Books. Google has sponsored the digitisation of books from several libraries. These books, on which copyright has expired, are available for free educational and research use, both as individual books and as full collections to aid researchers


Bardsley, Sir James 86-7
Bennett, Dr Hughes 53, 57
Broadribb, George 103
Brown, Orlando 103
Budd, Dr William 81-2, 111
Burden, Fanny 105
Burgess, Dr 107
Burslem 16
Carden, Mr 83, 112
Carpenter 22-3
Carrire 107-9
Cleverley, Ann 105
Colmer, Harriet 105
Copland, Dr 114
Davis, Emma 105
Ford, Jane 106
Francis, Dr 112
Gore, Miss v
Haviland 116
Hegewisch, Dr 21
Hudson, Kames 104
Johnson, Dr James 18
Johnston, Mr Keith 23, 33
Lloyd, Francis 113
Lombard, Dr 114
Maclean, Mr 23
Madden, Dr 6
Martin, Mr 24, 114
Miles, Louisa 104
Mudge, Henry 104
Pengelly, Mr ix, 41, 120
Perry, Matilda 104
Ponsford, Matilda 105
Renzi 108-9
Richardson, Dr 6, 88
Shapter, Dr 6
Simpson, Dr 10, 86
Smith, Dr 21
Spredbury, Ellen 104
Swayne, Dr 81-2
Taylor 39
Thompson, Dr 85
Tidcomb, Jane 105
Toplin, Eliza 106
Twine, Mary 106
Vivian, Mr 6, 125-7
West, Ann 106
West, Dr 16-7
Whitcomb, John 103
Wilkins, Seymour 104
Wilson, Erasmus 72