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 306

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There is a fairy graveyard up at the Hospital. A man had four ridges of cabbage seed set there and they never grew. One morning when he woke up he found that there was not a hair on his head.

Informant
Mrs Reil
Gender
female
Address
Carndonagh, Co. Donegal
Language
English

In the field purchased last week by Mr. Michael MacLaughlin, Bridge Street, Carndonagh from Mrs. Doherty, there is a graveyard formerly used for unbaptised infants. The graveyard is marked by holly bushes. A man who attempted to plough up the portion containing the graveyard and fort, met with serious adversities.

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