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

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

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Local Poets

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0417D, Page 06_032

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There were many local poets in this district, long ago, but their poetries were never written into books.

Sullivan and Shea who would leap the sky.
And every kick he would give it "up Kerry " was the cry.
You all know David Tobin that travelled the world,
With herrings and fresh mackerels,
That came in from the tide.
And when he get call he

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Collector
Nellie Casey
Gender
female
Address
Ballylongane, Co. Kerry
Informant
John Hanlon
Gender
male
Age
62
Address
Ballylongane, Co. Kerry
Language
English