School: Cill Gharbh, Clanna Caoilte (roll number 10499)

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An Chill Gharbh, Co. Chorcaí
Teacher:
Adelaide Mac Carthy
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    In the townland of Burgatai near Rosscarbery there is a holy well and ruin, called the Teamplain.

    In the townland of Burgatai near Rossscarbery, there is a holy well and ruin, called the Teamplain. St. Facthna is the patron St. of Ross. Every year on a certain day, people pay rounds to the St. around the ruins and for each round they tie a rag to a bush to count the rounds. Then the people go down to well, and throw biscuits, bread, etc, to the fishes.
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    Topics
    1. ócáidí
      1. ócáidí (de réir trátha bliana) (~11,476)
    Language
    English
    Collector
    Betty Donovan
    Gender
    Female
    Address
    Cloich na Coillte, Co. Chorcaí
    Informant
    Mrs M. Donovan
    Gender
    Female
    Age
    50
    Address
    Cloich na Coillte, Co. Chorcaí