School: Dún Drongáin (B.) (roll number 7231)

Location:
Drongán, Co. Thiobraid Árann
Teachers:
Diarmuid Ó Gormáin Labhrás Ó Gormáín
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    Tom Phelan was a great weight-thrower.

    Tom Phelan was a great weight-thrower. His throw was 29 feet with a half -curl. He was able to throw it 14 feet 3 inches over the bar. He once was the world's champion weight thrower. He lived in Modeshill Mullinahone.
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    Mrs O Meara
    Gender
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    Age
    50
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    Tulaigh Chasáin, Co. Thiobraid Árann
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    The house in which Rev Father Moloney curate of Mullinahone lives in

    The house in which Rev Father Mononey curate of Mullinahone lives in was a school. There were about 240 children going there.
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