School: Loughkeeren

Location:
Knockatemple, Co. Mayo
Teacher:
Anna M. Warde

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Cures

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0120, Page 111

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Rash:
The weed redknees was good for a rash on a baby.
Thaulach:
Skin an eel, dry the skin, and put it in a band round the wrist. That was good for thaulach.
Rheumatism:
Broom cut up and boiled with sugar and water was said to be good for rheumatism.
Michael Foye
Lisgorman
Bohola

Collector
Michael Foye
Gender
male
Address
Lisgormin, Co. Mayo
Language
English