School: Clochar na Trócaire, Carn Domhnaigh (roll number 16821)

Location:
Ballylosky, Co. Donegal
Teacher:
An tSr. M. Beirín Ní Bhaoighill

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 1114, Page 165

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for turf and the fairies took the child and left another in it's place.

When the mother came in she noticed that the child was very thin. Then it got thinner and thinner so she put the baby in a basket intending to burn it. Just then the fairies came in and said "Don't burn our child, here is your own."

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The night the aforenamed Sam Mac Lucas was Corn, the cows which in those days in a byre to which there was access from the dwelling house, roared most furiously as if they were killing one another.

The night the aforenamed Sam Mac Lucas was born, the cows which in those days in a byre to which there was access from the dwelling house, roared most furiously as if they were killing one another. Sam's father, old William, wanted to go and see for himself what was wrong, but doctor Lynch, R.I.P., a man of great

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Informant
Mrs Janie Mac Lucas
Gender
female
Age
60
Address
1419864
Language
English