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.

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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Collector
Maeve Doogan
Gender
female
Address
Carndonagh, Co. Donegal
Informant
Mr Mickey Mac Cool
Gender
male
Address
1419864
Language
English