School: Drumkerl

Location:
Drumkerril, Co. Cavan
Teacher:
Ml. Mac Aoidh

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0970, Page 222

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Whhinny Hill
It is called the whinny hill, because it is covered over with whins. It is also called the big hill.
The Schoolhouse Bank.
It is called the schoolhouse bank, because there was a hedge-school there, long ago.
N.B. The above are situated in the townland of Drumkerl, Milltown, Belturbet, Co. Cavan.
Mary Smith

The Hanging Bray.
It gets its name, because it is hanging over a drain. It is situated in Toneyaragher, Milltown, Belturbet, Co. Cavan
Andrew's Meadow.
This meadow is called Andrew's meadow, because there lived a man in it named Andrew Young. It is situated in Drumnoose, Milltown, Belturbet, Co. Cavan.

Collector
Thomas Brady
Gender
male
Language
English