Lives of the fellows

Henry Powell

b.1808-9 d.18 May 1867
BA Oxon(1831) BM(1835) DM(1839) FRCP(1840)

Henry Powell, third son of Baden Powell of St. Helen’s, London, matriculated at Exeter College, Oxford in 1827 and graduated as B.A. in 1831. He studied medicine at Guy’s and took the B.M. degree in 1835 and the D.M. in 1839. In the earlier part of his career, he practised at Tunbridge Wells, where he was physician to the Dispensary and Infirmary. In 1846 he established himself at Coventry, becoming physician to the Coventry and Warwickshire Dispensary and to Rugby School. He retired to Brighton in 1862 but was lecturer in physic at Gresham College in the year 1865.

G H Brown

[Al.Oxon., iii, 1137]

(Volume IV, page 23)

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