Tuesday 26 July 2011
Ireland/Stairlifts Cork/Stair lift Eire/Stairlifts Limerick
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Give us a call today by going direct to our Cork stairlifts rep on 021 236 3222.If you are looking for fascinating facts about the area then feel free to read on.
Notable residents of Cork and Cobh include the following.
Anne E. Ball (1808–1872) and Mary Ball, (born Cobh, 15 Feb 1812), sisters who were pioneering scientists motivated by curiosity who contributed to the knowledge of Irish flora and fauna. They are noted as eminent scientists in the history of phycology.
Robert Ball, (born 1 April 1802, died 1857). Brother of Anne and Mary Ball. Zoologist.
Captain Thomas Brierley, awarded a medal for outstanding gallantry for his heroic part in the rescue of Lusitania victims.
Patsy Donovan, US major league baseball player and manager of Boston Red Sox
Charles Guilfoyle Doran - Fenian and Clerk of Works throughout the building of Cobh Cathedral. Lived in the town most of his life.
Jack Doyle, boxer, actor and crooner
Robert Forde, (1875–1959) Antarctic explorer
Maeve Higgins, comedienne
Stephen Ireland, Aston Villa footballer
Sonia O'Sullivan, silver medalist in the 5000 m race at the 2000 Sydney Olympic Games
Dr. James Roche Verling, personal physician to Napoleon Bonaparte during his exile in St. Helena
Joseph Wheeler, 19th century founder of the Rushbrooke ship yard
Roy Keane, former Manchester United footballer and current Ipswich manager, started his professional career with Cobh Ramblers
Patrick Walsh (bishop) Emeritus bishop of Down and Connor was originally from here.
If you know of any more famous people from the area then let us know in the comments.