School: Baile an Daingin (C.) (roll number 4828)

Location:
Ballindine, Co. Mayo
Teacher:
Máire de Staic

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0096, Page 478

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After some time the hedge was knocked down and the scholars were compelled to leave the place not,
They went to a place not far from Milltown.

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A man of the name of Michael Hynes who lived near Irishtown used gather the people of the vicinity into his house and teach them long ago. Some people from my own village- Cloonmore used go to him for lessons and it is with quills they used write.
There was an other man by the name of Paddy Kelly that used go to England every year and after his return home, the people used go in to him for lessons

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Collector
Brigid Mc Manus
Gender
female
Informant
Mrs Connor
Gender
female
Age
circa 55
Address
Cloonmore, Co. Mayo
Language
English