School: Baile Ruadh (Cailíní)

Location:
Ballyroe, Co. Galway
Teacher:
Máire, Bean Uí Fhearghail

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0013, Page 250

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Cloonminda and Pollea bogs into it and this river works the corn mill that is beside the cemetery in Templetogher.
They say that there is no bottom to this hole and this is a story that is attached to it.
One day two men wee ploughing in the field on the upper bank of it, and they ploughed a few scribes and then the man who was leading the horses stepped back into the hole and the horses and plough followed them and were drowned.