School: Cuan an Bhainigh (Bannow)

Carrick, Co. Wexford
Tomás Breatnach
The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0876, Page 100

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    to the fence to get out they couldn't find it where they thought it was.
    They all went around the field looking for the fence. One of the men took off his coat and laid it turned inside out on the ground. They found the gap then and they didn't go bird-catching any more.
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  2. There was a man one time and he lived in Newtown. His name was Jamsie Byrne. He was coming home very late one night and he had to pass a lonely graveyard.
    Just as he was passing the style going into the graveyard a big black dog jumped out and followed him along the road beside the bicycle.
    The dog came along beside the bicycle until he came to some gateway and then disappeared.
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    1. agents (~1)
      1. supernatural and legendary beings (~14,864)
    Richard Keane
    Newtown, Co. Wexford