School: Kilcullen (B.)

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

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0776D, Page 12_012

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When they catch a boy they bring him to some place and another boy guards him the way he will not get out. Then they keep catching them until they have them all caught. It is a good game and sometimes lasts for about an hour. My mother told me that.

My home districts is New A Abbey. It is about half a mile from Kilcullen. I do not know how it got is name There are about ten families in my townland. Most of the land is very good around it
But some of it is boggy.

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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