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 160

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Once there was a great storm in this place.

Once there was a great storm in this place. It was in the year 1916. The people knew that morning that there would be a storm. It did great damage. It knocked a lot of trees. It put the roof of a cow house a good distance away.

There was a big flood here some time ago. It happened about forty six years ago. It took away this school

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Collector
Máire Ní Sheaghdha
Gender
female
Address
Carrigrour, Co. Cork
Informant
Diarmuid Ó Coingheallaigh
Gender
male
Address
Carrigrour, Co. Cork
Language
English