School: Presentation Convent, Lucan

Location:
Lucan, Co. Dublin
Teacher:
Sr Gabriel

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0793, Page 156

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Photo (Sarsfield Cenotpah)

Spa Hotel, Lucan."
Advertisment Book
C. Grahame, Square, Lucan.
Sarsfield Cenotaph. Aug. 1938
On which are written names of dogs owned by Captain Vesey.

Every 35 years there is seen a dog walking round the Demesne. It is said to be Sarsfield's dog.

Since Patrick Sarsfield's death he comes there every 35 years and stays for a fortnight the day of Sarsfield's death; it is said that he never stopped howling and barking.
Molly Byrne, Fairyhouse, Lucan

Collector
Molly Byrne
Gender
female
Address
Lucan, Co. Dublin
Informant
Mr Harry Byrne
Gender
male
Age
25
Address
Lucan, Co. Dublin
Language
English
Location
Lucan Demesne