School: Kilcullen (B.)

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

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0776D, Page 06_028

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There was a battle in Old Kilcullen many years ago. The Irish used to get into the tower to see if their enemies were near.
This failed and the Irish were captured and slaughtered on the Gibbeth Rath on the Curragh under General Dundas.

Collector
Seán Ó Broin
Gender
male
Address
Castlefish, Co. Kildare
Language
English