School: Creewood (roll number 5331)

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

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Hurling and Football Matches

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0715, Page 277

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Sometime ago there as a football team in Creewood. They played Castletown, Ardee, Navan Gormanlough, Bormeen, Drumconrath, Lobinstown and Drogheda, and other team.
They played the Drogheda team in Boyles field. This was a very interesting game and over two hundred spectators were present. This was a draw match.
Creewood was the best team for many

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