Mycologist and plant pathologist Edwin J. Butler FRS 1874 - 1943 born in Kilkee. Imperial Mycologist, India. Founding Director Imperial Bureau of Mycology, Kew

A news story about the plaque unveiling on 29th May 2012 can be found here:
More about Sir Edwin John Butler on the University College Cork website:

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Sweeney Memorial Public Library, Cultúrlann Sweeney, O’Connell Street, Kilkee
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by National Committee for Science and Engineering on 29 May 2012

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