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 640

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When a person has corns and if they start to ache then that is a sign that the weather will change.
If the birds fly low it is a sign of rain.
When the chimney does not pull and the house gets full of smoke it is a sign of rough weather.

Collector
Kathleen Hynes
Gender
female
Address
Lugalisheen South, Co. Mayo
Informant
Mrs Hynes
Gender
female
Age
52
Address
Lugalisheen South, Co. Mayo
Language
English

A new moon on its back is a sign of wet weather
If the hens pick themselves rain is near
If hens pick lime off the wall fine weather follows