School: Kilcullen (B.)

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

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0776D, Page 04_003

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"Butcher's Island" was an island in the middle of the river Liffey and the people used to kill pigs on it. That is how it got its name. "Sheep Green" was a field in Kilcullen and when the people were driving sheep along the road they would put them into it for a penny a day.

How to cure warts is wash your hands where water lies in the stones and go to it three times. The warts will be cured. If you had a swelled leg go to Father Moore's Well

Collector
Líam hAslain
Gender
male
Address
Gilltown, Co. Kildare
Language
English

How to cure warts is wash your hands where water lies in the stones and go to it three times. The warts will be cured.
If you had a swelled leg go to Father Moore's Well

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