School: Inis (B.) (roll number 15042)

Location:
Ennis, Co. Clare
Teacher:
Seoirse Ó Maoldhomhnaigh
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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0609, Page 504

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    6. There are many places in which treasures are,and they are not got.It is said that when Lord Clare was going to war he buried a heap of gold and when he went off he never returned.It was buried out in Kilmaley.
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  2. 7When all these people were going to war they hid heaps of gold.There was a man named O Leary was going to war He did the same thing buried gold in Ballynacally.
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  3. 8. Diarmuid and Gráinne went to Mount Callan.One day they had a catapult and Diarmuid fired a stone with it and the stone landed beside a rock in Beechpark .Gráinne fired and she could fire as far as Diarmuid.There is gold supposed to be between these two stones
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    Topics
    1. genre
      1. belief (~391)
        1. folk belief (~2,535)
          1. treasure legends (~7,411)
    Language
    English
    Collector
    Michael Summerly
    Gender
    Male
    Address
    Old Mill Street, Co. Clare
    Informant
    Cyril Murphy
    Gender
    Male
    Address
    Old Mill Street, Co. Clare