John Augustine Orr, 1819-1890

Scope and Content

Medical notebook of John Orr.

Administrative / Biographical History

John Orr was educated at Trinity College, Dublin. A former surgeon at St Bartholomew's Hospital, London and City of Dublin Hospital, he practised in Manchester in the 1840s and 1850s and lectured in surgery at Manchester Royal School of Medicine between 1847 and 1855. He later lived in Fleetwood, Lancs, and died in 1890.