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

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

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Loch na mBráthar

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0417D, Page 07_006

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A few hundred yards to the south of Killmacada Church there is a little creek beneath the cliffs which (which) at full tide is like a small lake known as Loc na mBrathar.
The most remarkable thing about this is the three rocks or slabs in the middle are plainly visible at low tide but only the tops are to be seen in full tide.
These rocks which in shape and form have the appearance of the head of a human body form the theme of many

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Collector
Eily Laide
Gender
female
Address
Dromatoor, Co. Kerry
Informant
Mrs Laide
Relation
parent
Gender
female
Age
50
Address
Dromatoor, Co. Kerry
Language
English