School: Gort an tSiúrdáin (roll number 14534)

Location:
Gortjordan, Co. Mayo
Teacher:
Seán Ó Módhráin

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0106, Page 595

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a certain amount of money and thats where the slaping is, one wants to get more and other wants not to give that much. Very often the match is broken. The young man agrees to a certain amount of money but, he must get a young cow in the bargain.

Before Gortjordan school was made the people had to travel a long way to school. There was a traveling teacher going from place to place. (There was a traveling teacher going from place to place.) There was a teacher living in Ireland

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Collector
Michael Sweeney
Gender
male
Address
Illanmore, Co. Mayo
Informant
Patrick Sweeney
Relation
unknown
Gender
male
Address
Illanmore, Co. Mayo
Language
English