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Grangegorman Lives: James Celestine Carr

Monday, 8 April 2024

Our Grangegorman Lives series continues with James Celestine Carr, a prominent radiologist.

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Grangegorman Lives: Sir William Stokes

Friday, 5 April 2024

The next addition to our Grangegorman Lives series is Sir William Stokes, a surgeon born to the pioneering cardiologist William Stokes. 

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Grangegorman Lives: Fleetwood Churchill

Friday, 5 April 2024

Our Grangegorman Lives series continues with Fleetwood Churchill (1808 – 1878), the Nottingham-born obstetrician and medical writer.  

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Grangegorman Lives: Patrick O'Daly

Friday, 5 April 2024

The next addition to our Grangegorman Lives series is Patrick O'Daly, soldier and counter-intelligence officer.

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Grangegorman Lives: Richard Carmichael

Monday, 1 January 2024

Next up in our series of Grangegorman lives is Richard Carmichael, surgeon, teacher and medical reformer. 

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Grangegorman Lives: Patrick Thomas Daly

Saturday, 2 December 2023

The next addition to our Grangegorman Lives series is Patrick Thomas Daly, born on this day (2 December) in 1870, trade unionist and republican.

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Grangegorman Lives: Dr Joseph Lalor

Thursday, 17 August 2023

The next addition to our Grangegorman Lives series is Dr Joseph Lalor (1811-1886), psychiatrist and Resident Medical Superintendent at the Richmond Asylum (1857-1886).

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Grangegorman Lives: Jennie Wyse Power

Monday, 24 April 2023

Our Grangegorman Lives series continues with Jennie Wyse Power (1858-1941), Governor of the Richmond District Lunatic Asylum.

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Grangegorman Lives: Dr Noel Browne

Wednesday, 16 March 2022

The next instalment in our Grangegorman Lives series is Dr Noel Browne (1915-1997) physician and politician remembered for his role as Minister for Health in the eradication of TB and his controversial proposal of the ‘...

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Grangegorman Lives: Dr Conolly Norman

Tuesday, 8 February 2022

The next addition to our Grangegorman Lives series is Dr Conolly Norman (1853-1908), psychiatrist and RMS, Richmond District Lunatic Asylum (1886-1908).

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