School: Breaffy (roll number 15555)

Location:
Breaghwy, Co. Mayo
Teacher:
Peadar Ó Catháin

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The Two Stewards

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0147, Page 231

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Once upon a time there lived in Ireland two very rich men. They had two stewards. They were very faithful to their leaders. So the leaders thought that they would not rebel against them. These men had two sons and two daughters.
Then they said that they would go on a visit to their friends. So they set out on their visit. On their way they had to pass by a large Castle in which lived a fairy King. When the King saw them coming.

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Informant
James Timlin
Gender
male
Address
Cloonslaun, Co. Mayo
Language
English