School: Coillte Bó (roll number 15984)

Location:
Kiltybo, Co. Mayo
Teacher:
Michael S. Ó Ceallaigh

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The Old Graveyards

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0107, Page 408

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There are three churchyards in the parish. Their names are Barnacarroll, Balllinamal and Kilcolman. These church-yards are situated in Barnacarroll Ballinasmal and Kilcolman. These church-yards are still in use. They are not round in shape.
There is a church in ruins in Ballinasmal and in Kilcolman. The church-yard of Barnacarroll has a hill and slopes north. There are trees in one of the church-yards.
There are old tombs and crosses in these churchyards. The crosses are made of wood and some of them are made of iron. The

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Collector
Mary Mc Nicholas
Gender
female
Address
Curneen, Co. Mayo
Informant
Mrs Mc Niochlas
Relation
parent
Gender
female
Address
Curneen, Co. Mayo
Language
English