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

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

Filter stories

Back
/ 08_034 Forward
Resolution: Low | High
Caher

Archival Reference

The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0417D, Page 04_027

Image and data © National Folklore Collection, UCD. See copyright details »

On this page

The land of this Parish is divided into square fields. Some of these fields bear ancient names. Such as Cahar. It is handed down from generation to generation that this was an old burying ground. The remains of human bones were found there some times ago. It contains six acres which is under tillage for over two hundred and fifty years. The ruins or what is called a Múcán is still to be seen. It belongs at

(continues on next page)
Collector
Bridie Laide
Gender
female
Address
Dromatoor, Co. Kerry
Informant
Michael Laide
Gender
male
Age
54
Address
Dromatoor, Co. Kerry
Language
English
Location
Glenderry