School: Ladhar an Chrompáin (roll number 14998)

Location:
Lyracrumpane, Co. Kerry
Teacher:
Pádraig Ó Súilleabháin

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0407, Page 417

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soldiers were coming. He made his escape from the cave and proceeded towards knockanare. When he was half way up the hill he was overtaken by the soldiers and killed, and when his body was removed from the place a blessed well broke up where he was killed, and miraculous cures were worked at it. Waring a battle fought there, the wounded had only to dip the wound in the well and they were cured.
After a time several wells broke out, about the same place, and people are making rounds at all the wells but they do not know which is the right one.