School: An Clochán (B)

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

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The Boat of Fire

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0004, Page 287

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One night there was ayoung man going home around the Clifden Castle. There were people living back there that time. This man was going home and he saw a big ship on fire and it was on the sea. It was very near him and he thought it was a real ship. He had a small boat himself and he got it and he went out to where it was and as he was going out the ship was going out also. He kept on going out until he changed his mindand then he turned. When he

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Collector
Michael Gough
Gender
male
Informant
M. Connelly
Gender
unknown
Age
65
Address
Clifden, Co. Galway
Language
English