School: Sruth Nua

Location:
Ardnacally, Co. Mayo
Teacher:
Tomás de Brún

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0104, Page 344

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Roads
There is a road going from Hollymount to Cashel called the Yon bog road.
There was a road going from Hollymount to Ballinrobe up through Clooncormick on to Ballinrobe.
The time those roads were made the women used to go out working to earn their living. They used to get 6d a day for working. The people were very poor in those times.
Years and years ago our country was invaded by the Danes. In time to come they were banished, but here and there through

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Collector
Dollly Mc Hugh
Gender
female
Address
Bloomfield, Co. Mayo
Informant
Hugh Mc Hugh
Relation
unknown
Gender
male
Age
50
Address
Bloomfield, Co. Mayo
Language
English