School: Manulla (roll number 14544)

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

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0095, Page 279

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ns waited there for a while praying beside the coffin. The next day all the people came to the chapel and a grave was made and the coffin was brought out. They let it down with ropes and they filled it again with clay and stones.

Long a go people used never make houses out of cement but always out of stone. They used to make the chimneys out of stone, morter and timber. It was a dangerous thing because if the chimney went on fire it would light the house. They used to build the houses in low ground because they were afraid of the big storms. They heard

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Collector
Michael Armstrong
Gender
male
Address
Manulla, Co. Mayo
Informant
James Armstrong
Gender
male
Age
50
Address
Manulla, Co. Mayo
Language
English