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Forenames: John

Last name: HAYGARTH

Titles and Honours: FRS

Date of birth: 1740-01-01

Date of death: 1827-01-01

Date of Election: 1781-12-12

Honorary Member? Yes


Present in the Dictionary of National Biography? Yes


"An account of a newly invented machine for impregnating water or other fluids with fixed air, etc" (1785 vol 1 p 51 - 54, communicated by Mr Henry); "Description of a glory" (1790 vol 3, pp 463- 466). plus many other papers and letters on medical matters and diseases inc smallpox

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Physician, first carried out treatment of fever by isolation 1783. 1767 - 98 physician to Chester Infirmary. Practiced at Bath. 1813 plan for self-supporting saving banks adopted at Bath.

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