School: An Churrach (Crogh), Árd Fhionáin (roll number 7911)

Location:
Curragh, Co. Tipperary
Teacher:
Mícheál Ó Dubhshláine

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Cill Dúin Óige - Killdonogue

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0572, Page 254

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Cill Dúin Óige: Kildonogue. This means the church of the Fort of the young woman.
Houses now = 21
Slated = 3 Thatched 19
Long ago = 24
The houses gone are, Tom Donnells;
John Keatings and Pad Jacks
The names of the fields in Kildonogue
are:-The Smoothing Iron Field; is called because it is shaped like a smoothing iron. The Sheep Field, is called because long ago all the sheep of the Townland were gathered in there for safety. The Lucky's Field were two fields that were given for a fortune long years ago. The Well Field because there is a spring well in this field. The Wall Field got its name from a big wall that was around long ago. The Top Field ; The Middle Field, The Butt Field.
Tobhar na Caillige; Garrdhí Árd; Gort a'gabláin; Cloch Liath.

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Informant
Pádraig de Búrca
Gender
male
Age
92
Address
Kildanoge, Co. Tipperary
Language
mixed
Location
Kildanoge