School: Kilcullen (B.)

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

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0776D, Page 12_003

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Englishmen or danes coming to take the holy things they would bring them to Old Kilcullen through the tunnel. They would leave them there until the |Englishmen or danes were gone.
My father told me this aged about 60 years.

There was a great storm in the year of 1893. It blew many trees down and many of them fell out on the roads. The traffic had to be held up on some roads. It also blew roofs off houses. It rained

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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