School: Creewood (roll number 5331)

Location:
Creewood, Co. Meath
Teacher:
Brighid, Bean Uí Chearnacháin

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Severe Weather

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0715, Page 121

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Severe Weather

There is no account of a storm in our district but from another district not far away there comes an account of the damage done by the "Big Wind". At the cross of Newtown it knocked many houses. The Cross of Newtown is called the Granary. Many woods were knocked down by the wind. Many fields of hay were blown

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Collector
John Nevin
Gender
male
Address
Creewood, Co. Meath
Informant
John Nevin
Gender
male
Age
56
Address
Creewood, Co. Meath
Language
English