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

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

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The Danes' Cave

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0417D, Page 01_053

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The Danes cave is situated in the townland of Ballylangane. It goes far into the land from the sea. The entrance to it is by a small hole on the side of the cliff and the other is on top of the cliff.
On the inside there are several rooms round in shape and comming to a point on the top. There is a passage leading from the cave and it goes a long way through the mainland. It is supposed that these

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