Cholera Monument Grounds and Clay Wood, Sheffield, Yorkshire, England

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  • Page 132

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1845 – December 31, 1846)

    Excerpt:
    August 25, 1845 ~ Monday 25th In company with Elders Holmes, Ure, Roger & Travis we walked through the citty went through the simetry from the[r]e to the Cholery Monument erected in memory of the many hundreds of townsmen who wer suddenly cut down with the Cholery & buryed in deep pitts. They were treated in the following manner when any were taken unwell they were carried in a basket to the poor House the docters stood ready gave brandy & laudlum & when ...
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    August 25, 1845 August 26, 1845