School: Kilcullen (B.)

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

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0776D, Page 16_002

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I spent seven months in the "Gaedhilteact" in the house of Mr Donoghue Knock, Spiddal, Co Galway and myself have seen the games and tricks played.

In the year 1902 a big storm in the night was experienced. My Mother was living in Dollymount, Clontarf, before she was married with her sister and parents. One night they were surprised to hear a violent wind shrieking and roaring outside. The wind rushed under the door and lifted one

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Collector
Peadar O Díosca
Gender
male
Address
Halverstown, Co. Kildare
Language
English