School: Anach (roll number 13630)

Annagh, Co. Sligo
Bean Uí Bhanáin
The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0182, Page 431

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  1. There are many monuments in this district. There are two stones outside Annagh School. They were brought from Heapstown cairn. There is Ogham writing on one of them.
    There is a Mass rock in Bernard Lyon’s field near Ballyrush Church and there is a large heap of stones on the top of a hill near by. It is called Coráin.
    There is a large rock in Highwood called leabaidh Rock. It is resting on three pillars. There is a rock in Keash called the “Stirring rock.”
    There is a rock in Patrick’s Rushe’s field with a cross carved on the side of it. There was writing on it but it could not be read. Old people say there was a chieftain killed there and buried.
    In Townagh graveyard
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    Transcribed by a member of our volunteer transcription project.
    1. objects
      1. man-made structures
        1. historical and commemorative structures (~6,794)
    Philomena Ballantine