School: Bennekerry, Carlow

Location:
Bennekerry, Co. Carlow
Teacher:
Liam Ó hAodha

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0907, Page 325

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In Carlow town there were some of the biggest fires in Ireland about twenty five years ago. In Burrin street there were three hundred yards of houses burned out. One was a chemist's shop, and another a stationery shop. The fire was so fierce that the houses on the opposite side of the street fell.

Collector
John Moran
Gender
male
Address
Palatine, Co. Carlow
Language
English