School: Clochar na Trócaire, Cill Chaoi

Location:
Kilkee, Co. Clare
Teacher:
Máire Gromail

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Poets of the District

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0628, Page 144

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The poets that were in the district long ago were;
Thomas Moore,
Patsy McAuliffe,
John McDermot,
Tom Burke,
Patrick Galvin
John Byrne.

Patrick Galvin wrote "Kilkee by the ocean you are handsome " John Galvin was born in Kilkee and died about the year 1932. He was buried in Kilfera.
Patsy McAuliffe was a painter. He died about 1933 and was also buried in Kilfera. He lived in O'Curry Lane Kilkee
John Byrne (was a carpenter) and Thomas Moore were poets from birth. None of the poets parents were

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Collector
Thomas Harte
Gender
male
Address
Kilkee, Co. Clare
Language
English