School: Baile Dháithí, Dunlavin

Location:
Davidstown, Co. Wicklow
Teacher:
Róisín Bhreathnach

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0915, Page 011

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In a townland, named Boleycarrigan, in this locality, there is a place called "The Griddle Stones". The stones are standing around in a ring, on which Finn Mc Cool was supposed to have made his griddle cakes. In the centre of this ring there is a cave leading through the hillside on to Killranelagh, which highway men used to retreat with their gold, when they would be after robbing some man on the road or mountain passes. Old people

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Collector
Annie Byrne
Gender
female
Address
Keadeen, Co. Wicklow
Informant
Joseph Byrne
Relation
parent
Gender
male
Age
circa 49
Address
Keadeen, Co. Wicklow
Language
English