School: Tuar an Fhíona, Cluain Meala

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

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0647, Page 335

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After a while they began digging into the ground with forks and spoons. They kept on digging for about three or four days until they had a big hole dug out under the ground. It was out in thus hole the three Fenians escaped.
Tomás Ó Dúnaighe
Tom Walsh got this from Jim Walsh
Skeheens
Waterford.

Long ago there were a great number of stories told about the Fenians. One day a man named Kiely coming home from a fair with cattle. Just as he was coming near Colligan a car stopped and two men came out of it. These men had two guns and they said he should give them the cattle or

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Collector
Tomás Ó Dúnaighe
Gender
male
Address
Ballynamult, Co. Waterford
Informant
Paddy Moloney
Relation
unknown
Gender
male
Informant
John Moloney
Gender
male
Address
Garrycloyne, Co. Waterford
Language
English