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

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

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Signs of Rain

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0417D, Page 07_012

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There is a place in the sea about a mile out from the shore called the Church banks and when the waves break when crossing this place it is a sure sign of rain. When the waves break over Loca Gribhtín making a great noise which can be heard a long distance it is another sign of rain.
There is a rock out in the about a mile from this school known as Mucallac

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Collector
Eily Laide
Gender
female
Address
Dromatoor, Co. Kerry
Informant
Michael Laide
Relation
parent
Gender
male
Age
54
Address
Dromatoor, Co. Kerry
Language
English