School: Doirín Árd, Béal Átha an Dá Chab (roll number 15969)

Location:
Cappagh More, Co. Cork
Teacher:
Donncha Ó Dubhgáin

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0289, Page 024

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[hand-drawn map on a scale of 8" to the mile showing roads, the locations of Doirin Árd, Ceapach Mór, and Cros na Scoile, three buildings marked 'tig' and five numbered 1-5]
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1. Present school - built 1909
2. last school - built 1867 approx. - teachers. Hurley and Mr. Murphy
3 . built - approx; - teachers Beehan, John Nyhan
4. built - Monsell, Dan Nyhan, Sullivan, Dan Driscoll Micky Driscoll

5. used 1840 or so - called Carey's school
Carey's school was an old thatched bothán that Carey must have got the use of. Carey use go around to the houses of the pupils for food and lodging. It seems he got no other pay.

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Collector
Peggy Duggan
Gender
female
Informant
(name not given)
Relation
parent
Gender
male
Language
English