School: Kilcullen (B.)

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

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0776D, Page 18_010

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I know two women in Kilcullen and Old Kilcullen respectively. They cure a fever with a certain herb. If the herb forths whe rubs it in her hand you have the fever, if not you have no fever. The bottle is made of herbs, and was never known to fail.

A well is situated in Harristown, by the ruins of an old church. It cures all pains and aches. When you go the you have to leave something by the side of well.

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Collector
Seán de Fréins
Gender
male
Address
Kilcullen, Co. Kildare
Language
English