School: An Clochán (B)

Location:
Clifden, Co. Galway
Teacher:
An Br. Angelo Mac Shámhais

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Sign of Death

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0004, Page 230

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Around the district of Clifden one night this man was going home and as he was coming up through a field a light led him home and he got very much afraid. He kept on going and the the light was a very queer looking light, it was shining down on himself and it was shining out in front of him. It went all the way to the house with him. The next night he went to town again and the very same thing happened to him and it went to the house with him also. He got a word the next day that his sister was

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Collector
Michael Gough
Gender
male
Informant
Mr T. Conroy
Gender
male
Age
80
Address
Clifden, Co. Galway
Language
English