School: Presentation Convent, Lucan

Lucan, Co. Dublin
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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0793, Page 157

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It is said that when two men were cutting Sarsfield's Tree they had to leave it undone because they were nearly deafended by a terrible noise and from that day to this it had never been cut.

A short distance beyond Lucan is one of the oldest bridges in Ireland, constructed in 1308, and Lucan itself is a place of great antiquity. By what road that delightful district

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