School: Creewood (roll number 5331)

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

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Stories of Giants and Warriors

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0715, Page 270

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In this district there is a large stone on the top of Ward's hill. It is said that when the Giants were in Ireland one of them was standing at Tara and threw the stone from there so it landed on the top of Ward's hill. This stone is on the hill ever since and the track of the Giant's five fingers is on the stone. Some people say that the Giant

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Collector
Mary Sheehy
Gender
female
Address
Creewood, Co. Meath
Informant
Mary Sheehy
Gender
female
Address
Creewood, Co. Meath
Language
English