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Biographical entry Knowles, George Beauchamp ( - c. 1867)

MRCS Jan 5th 1816; FRCS Dec 11th 1843 one of the original 300 Fellows; LSA 1816.

c. 1867


Was for many years in general practice at 81 Caroline Street, Birmingham. He was at one time Surgeon to the Queen's Hospital and Professor of Botany and Materia Medics at the Queen's College, Birmingham. In the fifties he practised in St Paul's Square, Birmingham, and was in partnership with Walter Jauncey, LRCS Edin. He died, it appears, before March 30th, 1867, but had retired by 1866.

"Successful Case of Caesarean Operation." - Trans Prov Med and Surg Assoc, 1836, iv, 376.
"Gastro-hysterotomy" in Costello's Cyclopedia of Practical Surgery, 1861, ii, 412.
"Clinical Lecture on Hernia. " - Prov Med Jour, 1849, 701.
Joint-editor of The Floral Cabinet, 3 vols, 4to.

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