School: Adamstown (roll number 3755)

Location:
Adamstown, Co. Wexford
Teacher:
D. Curtis

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0900, Page 071

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One night there was a man be the name of Daly of Taghmon comin' home from ramblin.'

When he was goin home he had to pass a rath, and just as he was passin', he was landed in a strange place, and he did not know where he was.
He saw a small light in the distance, and he went to where it was, and when he reached it, it was a small house, and he went in.
He saw an old woman sitting at a spark of fire.
He told her he had gone astray, and asked her what was the name of this place and she

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Collector
Annie Doyle
Gender
female
Address
Glenour, Co. Wexford
Informant
Jack Fortune
Gender
male
Age
60
Address
Camaross, Co. Wexford
Language
English