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- (continued from previous page)living, Pat Larkin from Sheanafeasteen also composed some poetry.Michael Keneavey from Portacarron, Martin Mc Donagh from Glan and Willie Carr from Old Chapel were also poets but they are now all dead.Donald Osborne composed poems about elections. Andy Darcy from Magherd was another poet. He is still livingTranscribed by a member of our volunteer transcription project.
- Long ago there were old men who used to compose poetry and songs all around Oughterard.Some of the composers of songs were Andrew Darcy from Magheramore Oughterard, Mick Kennavey from Portacarron, Willie Carr from Old Chapel and James Gavin from Old Town Moycullan.The songs which Andrew Darcy compose were about Paddy Gavin Magheramore. This is part of the song which he composed.(continues on next page)Transcribed by a member of our volunteer transcription project.