School: An Gleann Garbh (roll number 2379)

Location:
Glengarriff, Co. Cork
Teacher:
Caoimhín Ó Séaghdha

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An Gleann Garbh | The Schools’ Collection

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0279, Page 150

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A great storm swept the country side on a Friday evening in November 1916.
Glengariff is sheltered by mountains, there was a lot of damage done everywhere.
The morning was very dead and still. The people knew that something would happen before the day would be finished. In the middle of the

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Collector
Seán Ó Mathghamhna
Gender
male
Address
Shrone, Co. Cork
Informant
Amhlaoibh Ó Súilleabháin
Gender
male
Address
Shrone, Co. Cork
Language
English