School: Templeglantine (B.) (roll number 2359)

Location:
Templeglentan, Co. Limerick
Teacher:
Maitiú Ó Duilleáin

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The Meelin Grabbers

Archival Reference

The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0492, Page 083

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I
Come all you Irish Fenians
Your guns and sabres gleaming
Come draw your swords for freedom
At captain moonlights call.
II
There valiant and there daring
There non but of the bravest
No one should prove a tratior
But proudly hold the field.
III
With air and admiration
With joy and exultation
I'll sing for you a verse or two
Of what Irish men can do.
IV
It been on Sunday evening
Convenient to policemen
When a raid was made
on Meelin

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Collector
Michael Riordan
Gender
male
Address
Templeglentan, Co. Limerick
Informant
Richard Hartnett
Gender
male
Language
English