School: Na Mullaigh (Smithboro') (roll number 10104)

Smithborough, Co. Monaghan
Mrs Walsh
The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0951, Page 293

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    Carnowen, Co. Monaghan, Parish: Killeevan...

    Carnowen - Owen's cairn (already explained in '27

    DRUMSNATT = hill of snow
    - story told that monks of old wished to build a church, asked divine direction - soon after snow fell on this spot and not on surrounding country: Church here, very, very, old burial ground: now closed and new one opened: 4 or 5 feet higher than fields around. Sort of crude mortuary chapel at gate: Dumsnatt is on the leading road from Monaghan to Smithboro
    Drumsnatt in Co. Monaghan
    Parish: Drumsnatt
    Townland: Drumsnatt
    Transcribed by a member of our volunteer transcription project.
    1. time
      1. historical periods by name (~25)
        1. penal times (~4,335)
    2. objects
      1. man-made structures
        1. historical and commemorative structures (~6,794)
    Drumsnat, Co. Monaghan