Scoil: Templenoe, Caiseal

An Teampall Nua, Co. Thiobraid Árann
Thomas F. Keegan

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Taifeach: Íseal | Ard
Local Ruins

Tagairt Chartlainne

Bailiúchán na Scol, Imleabhar 0555, Leathanach 120

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Ar an leathanach seo

About a quarter of a mile away from my home is situated the ruins of an old Castle called Shanballa Castle. It was built by the Normans and had a flat roof. There is an old legend connected with it about a fairy cobbler. It seems that two families of Woodlocks lived in the big house near the old Castle. One day they threw out all the old boots that were beyond repair. Next morning they found them all neatly repaired and from that onwards any boots that needed repair were left in the old Castle and they were always repaired. One night two men decided to watch, and they heard a voice saying, "There is someone in our cabin and we cannot work to-night." After that no more boots were repaired. On the hill of Dangan is the ruin of an old Church but only a few stones are there to mark its situation. The graveyard adjoins it and

(leanann ar an chéad leathanach eile)
Kitty Ryan
Mrs T. Ryan
Daingean Deargáin, Co. Thiobraid Árann