School: Kilcullen (B.)

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

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Kilcullen (B.) | The Schools’ Collection

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0776D, Page 11_002

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On St. Brigid's day the people of this district gather rushes to make a cross in honour of St. Brigid
They then get the crosses blessed by the priest and they hang them up in their homes.
On Palm Sunday palm is blessed by the priest and then it is brought home by the people and they hang it up in their homes.

Collector
Labhrás Mac Parthaláin
Gender
male
Address
Newabbey, Co. Kildare
Informant
(name not given)
Relation
parent
Gender
male
Age
circa 61
Language
English