School: Manulla (roll number 14544)

Location:
Manulla, Co. Mayo
Teacher:
Seán Mac an Adhastair

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0095, Page 251

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and another called Jane.
When calling the hens I say "chuck! chuck!"
" " " ducks " " "wheech! wheech!"
" " " geese " " "bathy! bathy!"
" " " turkeys " " "bee! bee!"
Willie Masteron Manulla Jn
Patrick Masterson (40) " "

There is a village near here called Skiddernagh or Sgiorr-an-Eich. There is a story told about this village and this is the story. In olden times there was only a path running down the side of the hill in Skiddernagh. When going down this hill horses used to slip and fall. Sgiorr-an-Eich means the " slip of the steed ".

There is a village called Baile Phaidrín. St. Patrick visited this village and taught the people how to say the rosary. There is a big hill near Manulla called

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Collector
John Kehir
Gender
male
Address
Manulla, Co. Mayo
Informant
John Kehir
Gender
male
Age
50
Address
Manulla, Co. Mayo
Language
mixed
Location
Manulla