Burials at Teampall Nuadh
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The Lough Gur inhabitants invaded Castleconnel early one morning and took the Castleconnel men by surprise; but a pitched battle followed wherin all kinds of weapons - knives, forks. etc were used, and in which many were wounded.
The battle ended with the victory of the "Lough" men ~ "Up Lough" was the cry.The corpse was brought to Teampall Nuadh and interred there.
Fearing reprisals, however, the Lough men placed an armed guard around the graveyard for weeks afterwards.
Signals were to be given for a mobilisation of the Lough men in case of invasion by the
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