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

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

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Local Heroes

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0417D, Page 01_013

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About sixty years ago there lived a man called Shone Burns. He was born somewhere around this place. A large stone weighing about one ton weight is to be seen at the present day in a field brought there by Shone for a wager.
An old landlord was once tormented by animals trespassing over his lawn, he built a high wall around it and locked a high gate. The only entrance to the lawn was this gate, Shone found a horse grazing outside the wall and

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