School: Naomh Seosamh, Shrule

Location:
Shrule, Co. Mayo
Teacher:
Mícheál Ó Reachtaire

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0102, Page 069

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the tree is called " the bloody oak tree".
Stephen Murphy
Dalgan told me the story
Daniel Kelly
Dalgan

When a man of the name O'Malley in Gorthoon? was digging an old sandpit he found a bag of old coins. He cleaned them and found they were old pennies dating back to the fifteenth century. He sold them to a man in Tuam for two pounds. The (m) man in Tuam sent them to the museum.
John Davin, Dalgan told this story.
Daniel Kelly
Dalgan

Collector
Daniel Kelly
Gender
male
Address
Dalgan Demesne, Co. Mayo
Informant
John Davin
Gender
male
Address
Dalgan Demesne, Co. Mayo
Language
English

There was once a man called kevin davin. This man used to write poetry in english. He is supposed to have lived in an old house in Pat Darvins field on the side of dalgan road. this is a verse of a poem he wrote.
A neat little cottage,

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