School: Kilcullen (B.)

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

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0776D, Page 13_014

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In Castle martin there is a castle and a church.
The altar in the chapel was broken by a man and the next day he was blind. Castlemartin was built by Fitz Eustases who also built New Abbey. When the Danes were coming the monks used bring the holy vessels up to the tower of Old Kilcullen (which is still standing) by and underground tunnell,

Collector
Jerry Kelly, alternative name Diarmuid Ó Ceallaigh
Gender
male
Address
Kilcullen, Co. Kildare
Informant
Mr Kavanagh
Gender
male
Address
Kilcullen, Co. Kildare
Language
English