School: Dromlogach Mainistir na Féile (roll number 10908)

Location:
Dromlegagh, Co. Kerry
Teacher:
Eighneachán Ó Muircheartaigh

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0407, Page 501

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Mullach Suidhe Finn.
Pairc na Carraige
An laíne.
Seán O Caoímh Seana Phóna
The Cúilín
The Réidh
O Coileáin Baile Mac Jordan, M. naFéile.
Páirc a' Púca
The Cuilín
The field below the boreen.
Páirc a' Rábaire.
Tomás O Caoímh Mín Scothbhán
Goirtín a' Glaise.

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Gareenmacha (gairdín mhara) is a field in the townland of Rylane.

Gareenmacha (gairdín mhara) is a field in the townland of Rylane. In days gone by in very bad times an old travelling man died there and for years after there was a heap of stones collected on the spot where he died. Everybody who would cross would pick up a stone and throw it in and say some prayer "God rest his soul" or something like that. Some time afterwards there was an old beggar woman killed there by a cow.

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Collector
Siobhán Uí Ciarbha
Gender
female
Informant
(name not given)
Relation
grandparent
Gender
male
Age
80
Address
Rylane, Co. Kerry
Language
English