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 479

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He lived about one mile beyond the village of Irishtown in a place called Kinmackindle.
There was an other school in the village of Castlereagh situated about a mile west of Irishtown also. The name of the teacher is uncertain.

III
There was a hedge school near Cloonraine on the spuchain road and a man by the name of Thomas Gibbons taught in the school. At night time this school used be opened and people from the village sued to in and sit on a sod of turf around the hearth.
Each person used have a slate and burned cipin to a write on.
There was another school

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Collector
Kathleen Hynes
Gender
female
Informant
Mrs Mooney
Gender
female
Age
circa 72
Address
Skehavaud, Co. Mayo
Language
English