School: Árd-achadh (roll number 17098)

Location:
Ardagh, Co. Mayo
Teacher:
Liam Ó Coinne

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0148, Page 168

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The things that were hidden were worth a couple of thousand pound. No other discoveries of gold or silver were found in the district.

In the townland of Ardoughan, in the parish of Ballina, and in the Barony of Tirawley there lives a man named John Durkan. He has about twenty five acres of land. About five hundred yards from the crossroads of Ardoughan he has about two acres of land. In the middle of the field about twenty yards

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Collector
Bríghid Ní Dhochartaigh, Brigid Doherty
Gender
female
Address
Cloontykillew, Co. Mayo
Informant
Anthony Dochartaigh
Relation
relative (other than parent or grandparent)
Gender
male
Age
17
Address
Cloontykillew, Co. Mayo
Informant
Michael Moore
Gender
male
Age
50
Address
Cloontykillew, Co. Mayo
Language
English