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date: 23 February 2020

Bisset, Charleslocked

  • H. M. Chichester
  • , revised by Claire E. J. Herrick


Bisset, Charles (1717–1791), physician and military engineer, was born at Glenalbert, near Dunkeld, Perthshire, the son of a lawyer who specialized in Scots law. He studied medicine in Edinburgh and in 1740 was appointed second surgeon of the military hospital, Jamaica. He later served on board ...

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