School: Gleann Doire (C.) (roll number 10404)

Location:
Glenderry, Co. Kerry
Teacher:
Cáit Bean Uí Gléathabhúir

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Loch na mBráthar

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0417D, Page 01_004

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A few hundred yards to the south of Keelmacade Church there is a little creek beneath the cliffs which at full tide resembles a small lake and it is known as Lough na mBrathar
The most remarkable thing about this is the three rocks or slabs in the middle are plainly visible at low tide but only the tops are seen above water at full tide.
These rocks which in shape and form have the head of a human body form the theme of many interesting old stories. It is

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Collector
Eily Godley
Gender
female
Informant
Michael Godley
Gender
male
Age
50
Address
Dromatoor, Co. Kerry
Language
English