School: Ráth Laogh (roll number 10479)

Location:
Rathlee, Co. Sligo
Teacher:
Criostóir Ó Hiceadha
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    he saw and accidently fell into a vat of water stored there for the wetting of the mortar.
    Needless to say the king was horrified at the drowning of his little boy and immediately gave orders to pile all the building material and discontinue the work. The palace was never built and the pile of stones on the top of Knocknarea can be seen by the people of seven counties.
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    Folktales index
    AT0934: The Prince and the Storm
    Language
    English
    Collector
    Madeline Kelly
    Gender
    Female
    Informant
    Mr Michael Kelly
    Gender
    Male
    Age
    60
    Address
    Carrownrush, Co. Sligo