In the Penal days when the priest hunters were in Ireland there was an altar between those trees - Hence "Geata na hÁltóra."
School: N. Seosamh, Cill Lasrach (roll number 16289)
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(b) It is an old belief that in the religious war which Columkille prophesied nobody will be saved but those who are between Fross Mór (i.e. Fross) and Fross beag (i.e. Tumgesh.)
(c) It is prophesised that some time a boat load will be drowned where Ballinacurra bridge is now. (Note, Ballinacurra may owe its name to the fact that a curragh or ferry boat was once used to carry people across the river there.