School: Gleann an Chairthe (roll number 13345)

Location:
Glencar, Co. Leitrim
Teacher:
Seán Mag Ualghairg

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A Tragic Accident

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0193, Page 193

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A tragic accident
Glencar is a very historic place in Ireland. Poets have conposed songs about its beautiful scenery. On the top of a high hill in Glencar there is a place called Dun Bearna. About a half mile north of it there is a place known as teampull. Teampull means a church.
It isituated about a mile and a half from Glencar School. To the north of the school there is a road leading to Teampull. It is sheltered on the north

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Collector
Margaret Mary Gilligan
Gender
female
Age
13
Address
Fenagh, Co. Leitrim
Informant
James Gilligan
Relation
parent
Gender
male
Age
50
Occupation
feirmeoir
Address
Fenagh, Co. Leitrim
Language
English