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

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

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Local Heroes

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0417D, Page 08_021

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Darby Higgins was a man of charms who lived in Glenderry The parish priest was always arguing with him trying to find out where Darby got the charms. One day the priest was going in a sick call on horse back, and on his journey he began talking and praising the horse but never said "God bless him" and in a hollow near where Glenderry creamery, is now the horse fell and would rise. So the priest sent for Darby and when he came

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Collector
Nora Lawlor
Gender
female
Address
Ballylongane, Co. Kerry
Informant
Frank Casey
Gender
male
Age
63
Address
Ballylongane, Co. Kerry
Language
English