DR. DAPHNE POCHIN MOLD. R.I.P. 29TH APRIL. 2014

 

 

DR. DAPHNE DESIREE CHARLOTTE POCHIN MOLD, A REMARKABLE WOMAN.

A FRIEND AND COLLEAGUE, DIED TODAY IN CORK, aged 95 years,

29TH APRIL 2014

 

 

BELOW IS A PHOTO OF DAPHNE AT THE ARCHAEOLOGIAL EXCAVATION OF A CIRCULAR ENCLOSURE AT CARRIGROHANE, BALLINCOLLIG.

A SITE WHIICH SHE HAD DISCOVERED DURING AERIAL RECONNAISANCE WAS EXCAVATED DURING THE SUMMER OF 2006. SHE WAS CHUFFED THE DAY SHE WAS HOISTED BY THE FIRE BRIGADE TO LOOK AT AN AERIAL VIEW OF THE DIG, UNDERTAKEN BY DAN NOONAN.

 

PHOTOS TAKEN BY PHILIP O’CONNOR

 

 

THE EXCAVATION AT CARRIGROHANE, SEE THIS BLOG ‘A CHIEFTAIN’S DEFENSIVE DWELLING….’DAPHNE DISCOVERED

THIS ARCHAEOLOGICAL  SITE, DURING ONE OF HER SUNDAY MORNING FLIGHTS, WHEN SHE WENT SLIGHTLY OFF HER USUAL

ROUTE. THE SITE WAS SUBSEQUENTLY PARTIALLY EXCAVATED BY ARCHAEOLOGIST DAN NOONAN.

CARRIGROHANE enclosure 2006

 

 

BELOW DAPHNE WITH BATT O’KEEFFE, AND MICHEAL CREED , LOCAL POLITICIANS.

 

Daphne 2

 

 

 

 

http://www.irishexaminer.com/ireland/author-pochin-mouldrsquos-adventure-in-life-comes-to-an-end-267226.html

 

 

Daphne 3

 

Daphne 4

 

 

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2 Responses “DR. DAPHNE POCHIN MOLD. R.I.P. 29TH APRIL. 2014” →

  1. S O'Flynn

    May 18, 2014

    DR D. Pochin Mould was born 15 Nov 1920….. Age at the time of death 93 and 5months

    Reply

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