Scoil: Walterstown (uimhir rolla 10356)

Suíomh:
Walterstown, Co. na Mí
Múinteoir:
Proinseas, Bean Uí Cheallaigh

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(gan teideal) (ar lean)

Many years ago there stood at Walterstown Chapel a flourishing Public house and a provision shop.
(ar lean ón leathanach roimhe)

stacked in plenty. Stone Puns used in older times for corn-stands can be seen here. The last of this old family died out some twenty years ago. Thus covering for all time a name that flourished and was honoured in the last century.

Walterstown is an ancient castle dating back hundreds of years. It once was the seat of DeLacy family. At that time the old road to be seen to-day started at the Black Lion by Danestown to Walterstown and ran from that to Tara. The lands known now as Fairland were De Lacy's property but Cromwell came and DeLacy fought for faith and his castle. So that was the end of a good family and a lovely castle now in ruins.
Given by:-
P. Harford, (Herd),
Danestown,
Balrath.
(50 Years).
Written by:-
Clare Browne,
Proudstown,
Tara.

Bailitheoir
Clare Browne
Inscne
baineann
Seoladh
Proudstown, Co. na Mí
Faisnéiseoir
P. Harford
Aois
50
Gairm bheatha
herd
Seoladh
Baile an Dainigh, Co. na Mí
Teanga
Béarla

13th March 1938.

Where the present Walterstown School is there once was an old thatched school. The mans name who taught in it was Darby. The teacher worked in Mathews in the day and in the night-time he taught

(leanann ar an chéad leathanach eile)