School: Turlough, Béal an Chloga (roll number 14872)

Location:
Turlough, Co. Clare
Teacher:
Áine, Bean Uí Éalaidhe

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0615, Page 104

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There are many Kileen's in this parish...

There are many Kileen's in this parish and there is one graveyard. It is surrounded with a big wall with a gate going in to it. There are head-stones in it. There are graves inside it and outside it. The graveyard is Corcomroe the famous abbey. It was a monastery long ago. the ruins are in it still. Unbaptised babies are buried in Kileens.
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Collector
Maureen Linnane
Gender
female
Informant
John Linnane
Relation
parent
Gender
male
Address
Sheshia, Co. Clare
Language
English