WESTON, Richard

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Institute of Historical Research

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Margaret Pelling, Frances White

Year published

2004

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'WESTON, Richard', Physicians and Irregular Medical Practitioners in London 1550-1640: Database (2004). URL: http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=17922 Date accessed: 23 November 2014.


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Richard WESTON

Biography

NameRichard WESTON
GenderMale
Primary occupationmedical apothecary (Apothecary. SA Charter member 1617 but not 1614)
Period of medical practice1606-1626
Other notesAccused 1616. Warned.

Censorial hearings

6 Sep 1616
EntryW was asked about the inscriptions on 5 medicine boxes seized from his shop. 1: asthma remedy copied from some book. 2: remedy for renal ulcer. 3: menses aid. 4: chest electuary. 5: remedy for obstructed womb. W said that these were Dr Fludd's prescriptions. Fludd denied it.
Attitude of the accusedmade an excuse
Action takenWarned.
Verdictguilty
SentenceWarned


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