School: Tuar an Fhíona, Cluain Meala

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

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0647, Page 333

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it. It is got in France by those who visit that country. Lourdes water is brought to sick people and if they drink it, it is supposed to cure them.

The following is a story I got from Thomas Hanrahan about a Fenian. About seventy years ago a certain Mr. Patrick Walsh joined the Fenians and consequently he was compelled to run from the English. He decided to go to America. At first he went to Dungarvan on the evening that a cargo vessel was to leave for some port in England. For fear he would be seen getting into the boat on the quay a man by the name of Mc Namara rowed him to the bunnigar.

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Collector
Tomás Ó Dúnaighe
Gender
male
Address
Ballynamult, Co. Waterford
Informant
Jim Hanrahan
Relation
unknown
Gender
male
Address
Ballynamult, Co. Waterford
Language
English