School: Kilcullen (B.)

Location:
Kilcullen, Co. Kildare
Teacher:
Pádraig Ó Broin

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St Brigid

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0776D, Page 02_016

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St. Brigid is one of the saint of Ireland. She spent most of her life helping the poor. She got a drink out of a well near Kilcullen. It was afterwards called Saint Brigids well. She was bourn near Dundork. It is said locally if you take a drink out of the well it will cure a cold.

Collector
Mícheáll Ó Thuathaill
Gender
male
Address
Nicholastown, Co. Kildare
Language
English