School: N. Seosamh, Cill Lasrach (roll number 16289)

Location:
Killasser, Co. Mayo
Teacher:
S. Mac Carrghamhna

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0126, Page 168

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This house was formerly owned by Tom Durkin and now owned by James Stenson. A Ghost which takes the form of a turkey cock is supposed to be seen here. Old Tom Durkin himself said that this turkey cock followed him over one night to Dunmaynor and went into the house after him.

Collector
Joseph P. Caron
Gender
male
Informant
Mrs J. Peyton
Gender
female
Age
58
Address
Dromada (Gore), Co. Mayo
Language
English