School: Naomh Muire, Ballyhean (roll number 13444)

Location:
Ballyhean, Co. Mayo
Teacher:
Liam Ó Duibhir

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in her clothes she'd never meet death by drowning, or would never get a sudden death and would never have a toothache again. That's over 40 years ago now and I never heard my wife complain of toothache since. W Dwyer Ballyheane Castlebar.
Told by Tom Hynn (68 years)
Derrygarve
Ballyheane
Castlebar.

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Eddie Teeney lived in Carrowclogher about 45 years ago.

Eddie Leeney lived in Carrowcloghen about 45 years ago. When he went out at night he used to be followed about by a frog for about a quarter of a mile from his own house. Sometimes he'd feel him jumping at the heels of his boots. When he'd be waiting at night he'd rather stay the night in the waiting house than face out for home for fear of the frog. The frog used to meet him in the one place any evening he'd go that way about duskus. It was said he went to Fr. O Haherty

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Collector
W. Dwyer
Gender
male
Address
Ballyhean, Co. Mayo
Informant
Tom Flynn
Gender
male
Age
68
Address
Derrygarve East, Co. Mayo
Language
English