School: Valleymount

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

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0917, Page 022

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the Cock-brook nearby. Then when this was done three times a cure was supposed to be completed.

Ireland is dotted over with ruins and there are a great many of them in this district:-
There is Mass Rock in Ballinastocken and another on Granamore Mountain where the Priests said Mass in '98.
There is a Holy Well in Ballyknocken and a little stone cross beside it.
The "Sweat-house" in Annacarney was built in the time of the Danes, people were cured there of Rheumatic fever.

Collector
Thomas Mahon
Gender
male
Address
Valleymount, Co. Wicklow
Informant
Mr J. Delaney
Gender
male
Age
40
Occupation
stone-cutter
Address
Valleymount, Co. Wicklow
Language
English