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 688

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short cordoroy trousers.
The wore a high hat. The women wore a red flannel petticoats and they wore the dress pinned up. They also wore an apron.
Críoch.

The people had a very funny dress. They wore a swallow tail coat. The trousers was only coming to the knee. The old women wore red aprons and white (Binogs). Some of the women had bag aprons. The men had a coat called a steel pin coat. The coat was coming to a point like a pin. In each man's coat there was two buttons. At the

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Collector
Michael Sweeney
Gender
male
Address
Illanmore, Co. Mayo
Informant
Dick Doherty
Gender
male
Address
Illanmore, Co. Mayo
Language
English