School: Anacarty (B.) (roll number 572)

Annacarty, Co. Tipperary
Liam Ó Dómhnaill

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0581, Page 310

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For thirty years he rode and fought and laughed at every foe.
The silver shone thro his dark hair ere traitor struck the blow.
That robbed the Phelims of their chief brave Eamonn of the Hill.
That sang and fought for freedom with heart and steadfast will.

Phelims are a continuation of the Keeper Hills, north of Cappawhite.