School: Scoil na mBráthar, Portlaoighse

Location:
Port Laoise, Co. Laois
Teacher:
Br. Frampton

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0834, Page 323

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Before it comes down there is seen a small dog and it turns into a man. This man knocks down the gates. They say that if you were out after twelve o'clock that it would kill you.

Shanes Rath
There were men making a new golf links on the Heath. When they were making it a man named Patrick Flynn found spears and bones. In another field that belonged to Mrs. Samman other skeletons were dug up by a John Clear. One of the skeletons fell out from behind a bush when he was working in a sandpit. It was buried again. Some time later a man named Michael Hyland was walking on the rath and he found a set of old teeth. He picked them up and examined them. Near the place where he found them the land slopes and

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Collector
T. Ó Duinn
Gender
male
Address
The Heath, Co. Laois
Informant
Dunne
Relation
parent
Gender
male
Informant
Dunne
Relation
parent
Gender
female
Language
English