School: Ferbane (B.)

Location:
Ferbane, Co. Offaly
Teacher:
T. Mac Cárthaigh

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0813, Page 209

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church there and left it there half-finished. The reason why they [strikethrough] left it was because they had arranged among themselves that if the first person should pass without saying "God bless the work" they would leave it and go to Clonmacnoise.
And they did leave it and went to Clonmacnoise and succeeded in their work there. At Leamanaghan there is also an old graveyard a few fields in front of the school at Leamanaghan I did not hear anything about it, such as old churches being build there.

Collector
John Devery
Gender
male
Address
Creggan, Co. Offaly
Informant
Mr Patrick Devery
Gender
male
Address
Creggan, Co. Offaly
Language
English