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 452

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There are three churchyards in this parish. The names of them are Kilcolman, Barnacaroll and Ballinasmall. Kilcolman is situated in the townland of Kilcolman. Barnacarroll churchyard is situated in the townland of Barnacarroll. Ballinasmall churchyared is situated in the townland of Ballinsmall.
They are all still in use and none of them round in shape. There is a churchyard in ruins in Kilcolman. All the churchyards are level. There are trees growing in Kilcolman graveyard. The churchyards contain very old tombs and crosses. The crosses are ornamented. There are crosses made of wood and iron and some of them are made of cement. There are people

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Collector
Mollie Govin
Gender
female
Address
Mace Lower, Co. Mayo
Informant
Mrs Govin
Relation
parent
Gender
female
Address
Mace Lower, Co. Mayo
Language
English