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

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

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interesting old stories. It was said that an attack was once made on the monastery of Keelmacada.
These monks were put to flight and three of them were pursued to the cliffs and driven over them into the little lake now known as Loc na mBrathar, where they met with instant death and immediately the three rocks grew up in in the middle of the water.
Other says that Lough na mBratar was the scene of a priest hunt in Cromwell's time. These priests were hiding in a cave close by, word was given that the

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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