School: Tuar an Fhíona, Cluain Meala

Location:
Tooraneena, Co. Waterford
Teacher:
Gearóid Ó Coindealbháin

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the mountain. One day as he was seated on the rock with the Fianna a fox jumped from some bushes. One of the hounds pursued him and killed it at Deirick. Thinking the dog would never come back, Fionn sent Oscar after him. Running a little, Oscar made a ferocious leap through the air and landed on top of Deirick, having gone through the air for a distance of about nine miles. He seized the dog and brought it safely to Fionn.

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Fionn was once in want of some money.

Fionn was once in want of some money. He asked a rich man for some but was refused. Fionn said that he would rob him some night. One night Fionn brought with him the remains of a dead man. When the rich man heard him coming he got

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Collector
Pádraig Teidhirs
Gender
male
Address
Cahernaleague, Co. Waterford
Informant
Dáithí Mach Craith
Relation
unknown
Gender
male
Address
Ballynamult, Co. Waterford
Language
English