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BALLINGARRY, a parish, in the barony of LOWER ORMOND, county of TIPPERARY, and province of MUNSTER, from A Topographical Dictionary of Ireland by Samuel Lewis, 1837
... abounds and is used for building. Knockshagowna, or " the Hill of the Fairies;" connected with which are some interesting legends, rises to a considerable ...
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2. Tyrone Society - Topographical Dictionary of Ireland (1837) [Topographical Dictionary of Ireland]
TYRONE SOCIETY, from A Topographical Dictionary of Ireland by Samuel Lewis, 1837
... as a test of veracity in taking evidence among the people. A belief in fairies, called here the Wee People, is universal among the poorer peasantry; ...
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