School: Mulhuddart (roll number 16675)

Location:
Mulhuddart, Co. Dublin
Teacher:
Tomás Ó Broin

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Place Names - The Black Hole

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0790, Page 64

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his is a hole situated behind one of the old houses in the heart of the village. It is said that the Yeomen of '98 were passing through the village and the people of the village attacked them. Those who were killed were buried in this hole. Some people call it the Soldiers Hole.

The Black Hole is situated in a field opposite the Post Office

Collector
Richard Ó Beirne
Gender
male
Address
Mulhuddart, Co. Dublin
Language
English
Location
Mulhuddart