School: Clochar na Trócaire, Carn Domhnaigh

Location:
Ballylosky, Co. Donegal
Teacher:
An tSr. A. Nic Fhionnlaoich, An tSr. M. Beinín

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 1115, Page 170

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About fifty years ago there was a house in the parish of Carndonagh and it was supposed to be haunted.

About fifty years ago there was a house in the parish of Cardonagh and it was supposed to be haunted. One night some men were in this house and they heard something like a lorry coming in through the window but they could not see anything, and it moved over towards the wall, it moved up the wall and the sound was like that of a chain being dragged along.
They heard something like a shower of stones falling on the floor and the delph on the dresser began to shake. This continued all during the night and when morning came it died out. People attributed these strange happenings to a soul in torment in the next world.

Collector
Mary Josephine Doherty
Gender
female
Address
Carrowreagh, Co. Donegal
Informant
Eddie Doherty
Gender
male
Age
59
Occupation
farmer
Address
Carrowreagh, Co. Donegal
Language
English

About forty years ago there was a man who lived in a townland in Inishowen. He was herding

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