School: Tulach Ruacháin

Location:
Tulrohaun, Co. Mayo
Teacher:
Mícheál de Bhaldraithe

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Tulach Ruacháin | The Schools’ Collection

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0109, Page 714

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boxty was made. It was put in the oven a little while to bake and coals were put under the oven and then it was made.

Long ago the mills the people had were worked by hand and it was very slow and it took a long time to grind the meal. The mills the people had long ago were called Querns. The people long ago also made another kind of bread which is called potatoe cake. The people made the potatoe with potatoes. First of all the potatoes were peeled.

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Collector
Walter Heneghan
Gender
male
Address
Feamore, Co. Mayo
Informant
Michael Heneghan
Relation
parent
Gender
male
Address
Feamore, Co. Mayo
Language
English