School: Grianán Ailigh (roll number 2049)

Location:
Grianan of Aileach, Co. Donegal
Teacher:
Niall S. Mac Aoidh

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 1108, Page 197

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The first great Monument I think of is the great cross on scalp hill. There is a pilgrimage to the cross each year. Hundreds of people come from far and near to that great pilgrimage in the summer time.
The next I think of is our one favourite castle Grianan Aileach. Long ago there were two men buried on the top of Grianan and this castle was built around the grave. In the summer

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Collector
William Taylor
Gender
male
Address
Bohullion Lower, Co. Donegal
Language
English