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 116

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The Patron Saint of this district was...

The Patron Saint of this district was Saint ... Colman. He lived up in the mountain for a long time. There are many people named after him yet.
He built seven churches in this parish. The ruins are there yet. There is a blessed well there also, who ever washes his face in will never get sore every. It is said that there was a door in the floor of every church. Many people sleep at the blessed well on the fifth 05th November.

Collector
Michael Davenport
Gender
male
Informant
Mary Davenport
Relation
parent
Gender
female
Age
36
Address
Ballyhehan, Co. Clare
Language
English