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Biographical entry Pooley, Charles (1817 - 1890)

MRCS May 2nd 1842; FRCS Oct 13th 1864; FGS; FSA.

Born
1817
Died
3 September 1890
Cheltenham
Occupation
General surgeon

Details

After matriculating at the University of Bonn, studied at St Bartholomew's Hospital, and practised at 1 Raglan Circus, Weston-super-Mare, where he was Surgeon to the West of England Sanatorium. He was a voluminous writer on antiquarian, archaeological, and medical subjects, including medical folklore and spiritualism. He retired to Northumberland Lodge, Cheltenham, and died there on Sept 3rd, 1890.

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