School: Dubh-Áth (B.) (roll number 11067)

Location:
Duagh, Co. Kerry
Teacher:
Seán Ó Conchobhair

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0410, Page 052

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In the townland of Kilcara there lived a very poor man named Michael Heffernan, and his wife and two children. The house was so small being only a one roomed building, that the bed was not far away from the fireplace.
One morning the husband went out to collect firewood, and he closed the door from the outside leaving the others in bed and expecting not to be long away.
It seems that one of the children got out of bed and somehow set

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Collector
Pádraig Ó Briain
Gender
male
Address
Scrahan, Co. Kerry
Informant
Tomás Ó Briain
Relation
parent
Gender
male
Address
Scrahan, Co. Kerry
Language
English