School: Creewood (roll number 5331)

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

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Fairy Forts

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0715, Page 159

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There are very few fairy forts in this district. In a field near us there was a lios this is in the parish of Grangegeith and in the townland of Creewood. In the centre of the field there was large cave or mound. This fort was supposed to be owned by the fairies. The people who owned this field wanted it for their

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Collector
Kitty Mc Hugh
Gender
female
Address
Creewood, Co. Meath
Informant
Thomas Mc Hugh
Gender
male
Age
60
Address
Creewood, Co. Meath
Language
English