School: Fleasgach (roll number 15842)

Location:
Flaskagh More, Co. Galway
Teacher:
Ss. Ó Maonaigh

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0012, Page 365

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back he jumped on it and left the track of his hoof on it which is still planely to be seen.

Castles

There is the ruin of an old Castle in Lowberry, Ballinlough, Co. Roscommon. It was four story high and was owned by Mr. Lynch who was a Land Lord at that time. There was a lot of Lynches living there and it is said that it was burned by some people who were threatened to be driven from their homes if they did not burn the Castle. There was one story under ground. It is said that there was one room in it haunted which was always kept

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Collector
Mary Raftery
Gender
female
Address
Clogher Upper, Co. Roscommon
Informant
Matthew Raftery
Relation
unknown
Gender
male
Address
Clogher Upper, Co. Roscommon
Language
English