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

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

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The Old Graveyards

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0417D, Page 05_023

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There are three graveyards in this parish of Ballyheigue. One of them is situated in the middle of the parish, it is for the people of Ballyheigue, and also for the people who have a burial place there.
There are tombs, and graves in it, and there are crosses erected over some of the graves. The crosses are made of timber marble and concrete.
In the middle of this graveyard there is a Protestant Church. When the Crosbie family lived in Ballyheigue Castle

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Collector
Bridie Carroll
Gender
female
Address
Tiduff, Co. Kerry
Informant
William Carroll
Gender
male
Language
English