Show Summary Details

Page of
PRINTED FROM Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. © Oxford University Press, 2018. All Rights Reserved. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a PDF of a single article in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography for personal use (for details see Privacy Policy).

Hastings, Sir Charleslocked

  • P. W. J. Bartrip


Hastings, Sir Charles (1794–1866), physician and founder of the British Medical Association, was born on 11 January 1794 at a lodging house in Ludlow, Shropshire, the ninth of the fifteen children of James Hastings (1755–1856), Church of England rector, and his wife, Elizabeth (...

You do not currently have access to this article


Please login to access the full content.


Access to the full content requires a subscription

British Medical Journal
F. Boase, , 6 vols. (privately printed, Truro, 1892–1921); repr. (1965)
T. H. Ward, ed., (1885); repr. (Graz, 1968)