School: Teampall Mhuire

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

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Caves

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0144, Page 113

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There are a lot of caves in this district. There is one in Banagher, in the field of Michael Munnelly. It is situated on the top of a hill. There is a large hole in the ground which was once covered by a large flag.
There is a room about four feet down from the top and a little hall leading from this room to another room. This room is about six or eight feet square and about six feet high.
There is another one in Kilcummin n the field of Mr Hughes. There is one in Rudie's Town, Summerhill and another in Carn. Those are

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Collector
May Killeen
Gender
female
Address
Cartoon, Co. Mayo
Informant
Thomas Moran
Relation
not a relative
Gender
male
Address
Cartoon, Co. Mayo
Language
English