Lives of the fellows

Nicholas Tyacke

b.1812 d.7 May 1900
MD Edin(1836) FRCP(1860) JP

Nicholas Tyacke was born at Godolphin in Cornwall and educated at Bodmin County School and Edinburgh University, also studying medicine at Paris, Rome, Florence, Milan and other Continental centres. After taking his degree of M.D. at Edinburgh in 1836, he gained further experience in Paris and Berlin and at Guy’s and St. Thomas’s Hospitals. In 1840, after a year’s practice in Exeter, he settled in Chichester and was at once elected to the staff of the West Sussex, East Hants and Chichester Infirmary, with which he remained associated for the rest of his life. He was twice mayor of Chichester. He was the father of several children by his two marriages.

G H Brown

[B.M.J., 1900]

(Volume IV, page 132)

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