School: Manulla (roll number 14544)

Location:
Manulla, Co. Mayo
Teacher:
Seán Mac an Adhastair

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0095, Page 235

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noises. From this fort five other forts forts [?] can be and they are a half mile from each other.

A Fort.
There is a fort in the townland of Kilmicrade. There are a lot of bushes growing around it. Last winter a man saw a light moving around in the fort. When he went as far as the fort he could see nothing. Long ago people used to hear the fairies buying and selling inside in it. The fort is owned by a man called John Barrett. There are two banks around the fort. There are two caves in it.
Pat McLoughlin, Kilmicrade

Collector
Pat Mc Loughlin
Gender
male
Address
Kilmacrade, Co. Mayo
Informant
James Mc Loughlin
Gender
male
Age
50
Address
Kilmacrade, Co. Mayo
Language
English

A Fort.
In the townland of Skiddernagh there is a fort. It is on the side of the Road going

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