School: Naomh Angela, Caisleán an Bharraigh (roll number 14410)

Location:
Castlebar, Co. Mayo
Teacher:
An tSr. M. Muireadhaigh

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0089, Page 435

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pulled but it broke. Another rope was procured but it also gave. The criminal cried out "My life is my own" but the executioner answered "Not while there is a rope in Castlebar, Ballina or Westport. The next one was soaped and it fulfilled its purpose.
After that execution Brown was called. "Soap the rope".

Fr. James Conroy of Adrgoole was admitted to a private conference with Humbert in Ballina. He was educated in France, spoke french with facility, so an interpreter was not needed at the interview.
He advised Humbert to take the route

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Collector
Bridie Hopkins
Gender
female
Address
Liscromwell, Co. Mayo
Language
English