School: An Cheathrú Mhór

Location:
Carrowmore, Co. Mayo
Teacher:
P. Ó Glacáin

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The Old Protestant School in Killcummin

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0141, Page 140

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There was an old Protestant school in Kilcummin about thirty years ago and the ruins of it are still to be seen. It is on the right hand side of the road which leads to the blessed well in Kilcummin.
The latest teacher who taught in it was Mrs. Boyd. She is now dead and when she got married she turned a Catholic.
It was the Coast Guards' children who attended school in it and any other Protestant children who lived near it. Before it became a real Protestant school Catholic

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Collector
Kathleen Duggan
Gender
female
Informant
Miss Ellen Franklin
Gender
female
Age
52
Occupation
domestic worker
Address
Carrowmore, Co. Mayo
Language
English
Location
Kilcummin