School: An Gleann Garbh (roll number 2379)

Glengarriff, Co. Cork
Caoimhín Ó Séaghdha

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0279, Page 170

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to come into the house, and for every straw boy to dance a set with his bride, they upset everything in the house Sometimes the guards are called.

Once upon a time in the time of the Penal Laws a priest was coming from the County Kerry to the County Cork. In those days there was £20:0:0 reward for a priest who was brought dead or alive.

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