- The Lancet 1848.
Henry Bowe commenced his
medical career in the Scone district in May 1849 - 'Mr. Henry
Bowe, Member of the Royal College of Surgeons, London, begs to
acquaint the inhabitants of
Haydonton, and its neighbourhood, that he intends to commence
the practice of his profession in all its branches, and may be
consulted at Mrs. Wilson's Cottage, Haydonton Daily.'
Henry Bowe was
listed as a medical witness in January 1850 however by April
1850 had decided to return to England with his brother Thomas.
His plans were changed when he was viciously assaulted by
Richard Connors after becoming intoxicated at his departure
celebrations. He was unable to move for nine days after the
assault and Connors was sentenced to 18 months work on the
Henry Bowe was listed as a Medical practitioner
at Scone in 1860
Notes & Links:
1). Witness at
the trial of Margaret Holmes -
Maitland Mercury 3 September 1851