School: Kilcullen (B.)

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

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0776D, Page 12_002

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used to take each other's ploughs and carts and hide them on them. My father aged about 60 years told me this.

Long ago monks used to live in New Abbey and they built a monastery there. They had a lot of holy things there in the monastery.
But Englishmen or danes used to come and take them and destroy them. So then the monks made a tunnel running from New Abbey to Old Kilcullen. When the monks would see the

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Collector
Labhrás Mac Parthaláin
Gender
male
Address
Newabbey, Co. Kildare
Informant
(name not given)
Relation
parent
Gender
male
Age
60
Language
English
Location
Newabbey