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 9

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used to make them with oatenmeal also. They used to make boxty also. They used to peel the potatoes and boil them. Then they used to bruise them and put flour through them. Then they used to bake it.

The oaten cake was the only bread used long ago. They used to make it with oaten meal and water.They would put it standing in front of the fire. They would have a sod of turf he hind it also. A person who did not no how to make one would make it on the griddle.
The griddle was a lid on a little stand. The stand was made of iron. It was a

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Collector
James Kivneen
Gender
male
Address
Lugalisheen South, Co. Mayo
Informant
Pat Kivneen
Gender
male
Age
46
Address
Lugalisheen South, Co. Mayo
Language
English