School: Baile an Daingin (B) (roll number 1676)

Location:
Ballindine, Co. Mayo
Teacher:
Séamus P. Ó Gríobhtha

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0097, Page 12

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After a while they would bring it home and they would mix bran though it for making bread.

Thart a bhróg was a game played by children long ago. Nine or ten children used to gather into one house round the fire. Then they used to get straw rope and put knots in it. Then they used to get one person to put a cloth on his eyes. The rest used to sit down in a ring and one of them would have the straw rope. They used to put the person with the cloth

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Collector
Tommy Garvey
Gender
male
Address
Crossboyne, Co. Mayo
Informant
Patrick Garvey
Gender
male
Age
55
Address
Crossboyne, Co. Mayo
Language
English