School: Kilmore (roll number 16126)

Location:
Kilmore, Co. Leitrim
Teacher:
Máire, Bean Uí Shamhráin
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    boiled it was blood.
    There is another St Patrick's well in Augha-na-Shílin with nine ash trees growing in a circle round it and it is said St Patrick said Mass in a cluster of trees not far from that well. There is no Station done at Augha-na-Shílin but the water is used for a cure, especially for sore eyes.
    There is a Station done at St Patrick's well in Aughavass every St Patrick's day and the water is also used as a cure.
    It was my mother told me this.
    Transcribed by a member of our volunteer transcription project.
    Topics
    1. agents (~1)
      1. supernatural and legendary beings (~14,864)
        1. saints
          1. Patrick (~489)
    Language
    English
    Informant
    Mrs Quinn
    Relation
    Parent
    Gender
    Female
    Address
    Drumdiffer, Co. Leitrim