School: Donard

Location:
Donard, Co. Wicklow
Teacher:
T. Moynihan

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0914, Page 009

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South of Hollywood Village
Close to village of Hollywood about 4 miles north from Donard is St Kevin's Chair and St Kevins cave. A statue of St Kevin adorns the rock over the cave. This was erected, about 25 yrs since, by the later Rev Patrick Kavanagh c.c. Hollywood.

On either side of the Hell Kettle River one mile east from Donard is the townalnd of Kilcough.
Here it is said a church was built by St Cuac from Kilcullen, Co Kildare no trace of this church remains and the site is not known

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