School: An Gleann Garbh (roll number 2379)

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

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0279, Page 199

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The children of Glengarriff at preasent know nothing about deer. But their parents would not have that to say.
Up to thirty years ago Glengarriff was full of deer. They were supposed to be kept in the demesne but they never were.
The came out by the night and break into the farmer's crops. At first the farmer used to light a fire in one end of the field for the night. But in the end

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Collector
Mícheál Ó Gealbhain
Gender
male
Informant
(name not given)
Relation
parent
Gender
female
Language
English