School: Cronaghbois (roll number 2658)

Location:
Crannogeboy, Co. Donegal
Teacher:
Criostóir Ó Beirn

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 1048, Page 313

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was the playsham. The man after wards was married to the king's daughter and both lived happily ever after.

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Long ago there lived a man who used to go out hunting every day.

Long ago there lived a man who used to go out hunting every day. He fell asleep on day in a wood and when he awoke he heard sweet music on a pipe. He crept round a big bush and saw a fairy playing the pipe in a bunch of flowers. He grabbed the fairy and he promised to give him a hen that would

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Informant
Patrick Shovlin
Gender
male
Age
85
Occupation
farmer
Address
Ardara, Co. Donegal
Informant
Andy Maloney
Gender
male
Age
circa 60
Occupation
vagrant
Language
English