School: Teampall Mhuire

Location:
Carbad Beg, Co. Mayo
Teacher:
Eithne, Bean Uí Mhaonghaille

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0143, Page 509

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There is a sunken rock half a mile from Kilcuimin, Lacken, they call it "Monisthir".

There is a sunken rock half a mile from Kilcuimin, Lacken. they call it "Monisthir". It is said that it was an enchanted monastery. There was a Chieftain who lived in Castlemagee at that time. He got up early one morning and he looked out towards the rock and seen the tide gone and the bushes

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Collector
Ita Killeen
Gender
female
Address
Cartoon, Co. Mayo
Informant
John Killeen
Gender
male
Address
Cartoon, Co. Mayo
Language
English