School: Valleymount

Location:
Valleymount, Co. Wicklow
Teacher:
Dll. Ó Cochláin

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0917, Page 007

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was safe. The side of one of the barrels was shining in the sun, so Tom covered the hole and went home.

Little Girl and the crock of gold
There was a girl one time who was always dreaming of gold. One morning she was coming down the hill from milking the cows. She saw a little man coming towards her. He asked for for a drink and she gave him a tin of milk. He gave her a crock of gold. She told him to hide it in the ground and to put a piece of stick over it. When she (came) went back for the gold the place was covered with sticks.

Collector
Sheila Costello
Gender
female
Address
Ballyknockan, Co. Wicklow
Informant
Mrs B. Costello
Gender
female
Age
46
Address
Ballyknockan, Co. Wicklow
Language
English