School: Gleann an Dúin - Prison (roll number 17042)

Location:
An Príosún Thoir, Co. Mhaigh Eo
Teacher:
Máire A. Ní Dhocartaigh
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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0095C, Page 18_004

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  1. Long ago a ship went out to sea. A big shark kept following it for a long time. The captain of the ship tried to shoot him but he could not. They tried every thing they could to keep him away. They threw out a can and he swallowed it then they threw out a can and he swallowed it. Then they threw out a goat and he swallowed it they through out a stool and he still followed them. They then thought he must be looking for a human
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    Language
    English
    Collector
    Teresa Kelly
    Gender
    Female
    Informant
    Martin Ansbro
    Gender
    Female
    Age
    74
    Address
    Dúros, Co. Mhaigh Eo