Calèche driver Billy Gallichon dies at 81

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Photo: Mike Reshitnyk

Billy Carol Gallichon (centre) drove carriages for 46 years.

Renowned calèche driver Billy Carol Gallichon passed away at St. Brigid’s Home at the age of 81.
Danny Doyle, friend and fellow driver, spoke of Gallishon’s dedication during his 46 years on the job. “Billy was a legend. He worked seven days a week. It wasn’t work for him, it was a pleasure.”