School: Carysfort, Arklow

Location:
Arklow, Co. Wicklow
Teacher:
T. E. McAdoo

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0923, Page 133

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The Black Dog
There is a house between Avoca and Woodenbridge called the Black Dog. Some people say a black dog is seen there at night.

Jack Whites
There is a cross-roads in Ballyrogan called Jack Whites. long ago there was a man living near it called Jack White. That is how it got the name of Jack White's cross-roads.

Collector
Robert Heath
Gender
male
Address
Barranisky East, Co. Wicklow
Informant
Mr R. C. Heath
Gender
male
Address
Barranisky East, Co. Wicklow
Language
English