School: Bennekerry, Carlow

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

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Bennekerry, Carlow | The Schools’ Collection

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0907, Page 350

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There is a field in Mister Breen's called the Church Field. It is called the Church, Field, because in olden times there was a chapel there, and the ruins of it, and a graveyard are to be seen still. There is a big rock there where the chapel was, and it is a blessed rock with a little hole in it. There is blessed water in it, and old people say that it is for curing warts.

There is an old rock in Ballylennon in a field called Floods. It is three

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