School: Ovens (C.) (roll number 5985)

Location:
Ovens, Co. Cork
Teacher:
Maud Mc Guire

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A River Speaks

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0345, Page 406

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The river Sullane, speaks once in every seven years. On the following day a drowning is sure to take place in this river.
The river repeats on each occasion the following, "I am the river of death, & where is the man I must drown?".

Informant
Mrs J. Lehane
Gender
female
Age
45
Address
Garryhesty, Co. Cork
Language
English