School: Clochar na Trócaire, Dún Drongáin (roll number 7232)

Location:
Drongán, Co. Thiobraid Árann
Teacher:
Siúracha na Trócaire
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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0557, Page 062

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    One day there was a very old witch sitting outside her door minding three pots of porridge which she was cooling.

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    A certain woman who was drunk swore on Fr Sheehy.

    A certain woman who was "drunk" swore on Fr Sheehy. She was afterwards drowned in a barrel of beer. This woman was buried in a graveyard between Fethard and Clonmel. In the morning the graveyard was moved to the other side of the road, but the grave in which Moll Dunlea was buried remained in the same spot.
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    Topics
    1. seánra
      1. creidiúint (~391)
    Language
    English
    Informant
    Mr Lonergan
    Gender
    Male
    Age
    55
    Address
    Baile an Bhaidléigh, Co. Thiobraid Árann
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    A man named Clear lived in Kilbury about 1730.

    A man named Clear lived in Kilbury about 1730. He was the master of the foxhounds. One night after a day's hunting the hounds got very excited. Mr Clear went out to the kennels and one hound knocked him and the rest tore him to pieces.
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