School: Kilcullen (B.)

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

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Graveyards

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0776D, Page 10_006

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In Castlemartin there is a grave yard which is hundreds of years old. There are not many graves in it but the head stones are of this shape (drawing ) and are made of stone.
Abut five years ago an unbaptised child was buried in it. There is the ruins of a church and a castle in it.
In Gilltown there is a grave yard with an old vault in it. It is a small wood now because long ago young trees were sown

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Collector
Pádraig De Núinnseáin, alternative name Paddy Nugent
Gender
male
Address
Kilcullen, Co. Kildare
Informant
Cristy O Neill
Gender
male
Age
48
Address
Gilltown, Co. Kildare
Language
English