School: Creewood (roll number 5331)

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

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0715, Page 209

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When Davitt was going to a meeting in Drumcondrath an arch was erected across the road at Creewood school house. Two long poles were cut in Blackburne's wood and an arch was caught from one pole to the other. In the centre was a large scroll and "Welcome Davitt" written on it. At Rathie's Hill an arch of dead crows was put across the road as

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