School: Tóchar, Teampoll Mór (roll number 613)

Location:
Togher, Co. Tipperary
Teacher:
Siobhán, Bean Uí Mheadra

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0546, Page 043

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It is in ruins now. It is said that there is the mark of a hand on the window of the church. People are buried there and the old people remember going to school, mass to Saint Anne's church. It is not very long since people stopped going to it. I think it was not plundered.

Collector
Patrick Hanrahan
Gender
male
Informant
Timothy Guider
Gender
male
Age
70
Address
Lissanure, Co. Tipperary
Language
English

There is no holy well in my parish but there is one in the parish of Castliney. It is called Father Mackey well.
Father Mackey was a missoner who was silenced in Austraila and returned to Castliney. He lived in the house that is now owned by Mr. J. Grady.
One day he came upon some of his neighbours saving hay and it also happened that they were in want

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