School: Siolbhrain (Shelbourne) (roll number 5235 or 5484)

Gortrooskagh, Co. Kerry
Síghle, Bean Uí Thuama

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0461, Page 072

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I now must stop my wandering pen,
As the ship at anchor lies,
To plough the broad Atlantic wave,
To Columbia of the free:
When I think upon my native land,
And none to it can compare.
So adieu to all for evermore,
And to the nun of sweet Kenmare.