Dr. Robert Cane Parts 1&2

Nicholas Maher Few Kilkenny people have left such an extraordinary and distinguished impact on Kilkenny society as did Dr Robert Cane in the first half of the 19th century. We do not have any roads or bridges named after this remarkable man who in a relatively short life of 52 years was highly influential as […]

Abraham Colles

Abraham Colles, Surgeon Eamonn Kiely If you have occasion to drop in on any of those fine medical men in Patrick Street Kilkenny you will notice the name of their surgery is Colles House. It is called after a distinguished Kilkenny surgeon whose name is still to the forefront for having giving his name to […]