School: St Patricks Convent, Kilkenny (roll number 10478)

Location:
Kilkenny, Co. Kilkenny
Teacher:
Sr. M. Dominic

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0855, Page 218

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River Dinan

On the banks of the river Dinan rushes grow. The stems are green but the tops of them are withered. The people of Kilkenny say that St. Patrick cursed these rushes on one occasion. From that day the tops of the rushes wither.
Maureen Hackett,
Kilcreene,
Kilkenny.

Collector
Maureen Hackett
Gender
female
Address
Kilcreen, Co. Kilkenny
Language
English