|Title||Paper, 'Account of Ld [Lord] Carpenter's gun-shot wound in the mouth' by George Lord Carpenter|
|Description||Lord Carpenter was wounded in battle at the breach of Brihuega [Guadalajara, Spain] when he was shot in the face with a musket. The bullet became lodged in his gullet for nearly a year before being extracted.|
Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'An account of the wound, which the late Lord Carpenter received at Brihuega; whereby a Bullet remained near his Gullet for a Year wanting a few Days'.
Read to the Royal Society on 9 December 1736.
|Physical description||Ink on paper|
|Related material||DOI: 10.1098/rstl.1737.0050|
Printed in 'Philosophical Transactions', vol 40 (1737), p 316
|Related records in the catalogue||RBO/20/11|
Fellows associated with this archive
|NA5791||Carpenter; George (? 1694 - 1749); 2nd Baron Carpenter of Killaghy||? 1694 - 1749|