School: Kilcullen (B.)

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

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0776D, Page 17_014

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Often when people go on visits to Saint's graves they bring home clay from the grave and this is a cure for many things such as sore eyes and other things.

There was a battle in Old Kilcullen in 1798. The Irishmen watched their enemies from the tower. The English were not able to beat them and asked them to give up their arms.
When the Irish did so

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Collector
Seán de Fréins, John Ffrench
Gender
male
Address
Knockbounce, Co. Kildare
Informant
Mr Tougher
Gender
male
Age
68
Address
Oldkilcullen, Co. Kildare
Language
English