Peter Magennis

1817-1910 [‘Bard of Knockmore’]; b. and d. Co. Fermanagh; National school-teacher; principal of Lisded National School; issued The Ribbon Informer: A Tale of Lough Erne (1874); Tully Castle: A Tale of 1641 (1877) . IF DIL

Belfast Central Public Library holds Poems [n.d.].

Seamus MacAnnaidh, writing in The Spark, Fermanagh/WEA Spring 1992), cites vols. of poetry and two novels, Tully Castle; A Tale of the Irish Rebellion, and The Ribbon Informer; A Tale of Lough Erne.

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