School: Manulla (roll number 14544)

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

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0095, Page 326

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When a boy is going to the bog turning out turf he goes to the field for his ass. When he catches his ass he puts the bridle on his head. Then he brings the ass to the yard and he puts on the straddle. Then he ties the belly-band from one sgurrog to the other. Then he puts the crupper under his tail. Then he hangs the cleeves on the sgurrogs with the evishes and then he is ready to

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Collector
Paddy Keher
Gender
male
Address
Manulla, Co. Mayo
Informant
John Keher
Gender
male
Age
50
Language
English