Monday, 02 December 2013 21:10

Nellie Cashman - Famous Cork Explorer

Nellie Cashman - Famous & Brave Cobh Woman & Famous Explorer A famous and brave daughter of Ireland, Nellie Cashman threaded paths on foreign lands where men of mighty strength and physique would not dare to contemplate. She broke no rules but she did break tradition by her noble and daring stamina and her future prosperity was her driving force. Born to a Cobh, Co. Cork couple in 1850 when the Irish famine had just made world headlines with people…