School: Béal Átha Feorainne (C.) (roll number 15653)

Ballyforan, Co. Roscommon
Áine Bean Uí Chuillin
The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0271C, Page 23_044

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0271C, Page 23_044

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  1. There are many old graveyards all over the country. There is an old graveyard in the parish of Dysart about five miles away.
    This graveyard has not been used for about seven years. There is another graveyard in Taughboy, and it is said that when the people were digging a grave in it they got some bones of a person.
    There is also a graveyard in Caltra, and there are old head stones in it, and writing on them that cannot be read [?]. This grave yard was not used for a number
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    1. objects
      1. man-made structures
        1. historical and commemorative structures (~6,794)
          1. graveyards (~2,501)
    Jane Gately
    Cronin, Co. Roscommon