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Three medical notebooks, two of which relate to Alexander Woodcock fl. 1833-1845

Identifier: Coll-1483

Scope and Contents

The Alexander Woodcock notebooks contain:

  1. Lectures on Anatomy and Physiology - Alexander Jardine Lizar - notebook noted 5 November 1833
  2. Lectures on Chemistry - Doctor Hope - 11 July 1845

A third volume contains:

  1. Notes from 1 September 1843 - 20 July 1844 - Patient cases

The notes in the third notebook, which has no named identification, have been written in a different hand from the other two.


  • Creation: 1833-1845


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Conditions Governing Access

Generally open for consultation to bona fide researchers, but please contact repository for details in advance.

Biographical / Historical

Alexander Woodcock (fl. 1832-1846) was an Edinburgh University student from St. Andrews, in Fife.


3 Volumes

Physical Location


Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased in March 2013. Accession no: E2013.52.

Processing Information

Catalogued by Graeme D. Eddie 31 July 2013

Collection of medical notebooks, two of which belonged to Alexander Woodcock (fl. 1832-1846)
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Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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