School: An Corr Dubh (roll number 14339)

Corduff, Co. Leitrim
Pádraig Mac Giolla'n Átha
The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0227, Page 054

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    sup to everyone only the witch. He told her to give him back his hearts and he would give her a sup when he got back the heart he would not give her any so he got a pair of creels for her and all the children had a great time driving her around the town and he had back his purse of gold and he went to live with his wife "so put down the kettle and make the tay if they don't live happy that we may".
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  2. Goban Saor was the principal mason in ancient Ireland. He built fine buildings all over Ireland and it was never known for any one of them to fall.
    On one occasion he had no work and he set out to look for it. When he went so far he
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    1. agents (~1)
      1. supernatural and legendary beings (~14,864)
        1. Gobán Saor (~181)
    John Doorigan
    Gortnacamdarragh, Co. Leitrim