School: Loughkeeren

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

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Local Cures

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0120, Page 116

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Local Cures

Sprain:
The cure for the sprain was to rub goose grease on the sprain and it would cure it well.
Fainting:
'Bleeding' was at one time a cure for fainting.
Delicacy:
Boil Dandelion, Robin-run the -hedge, Heart's Ease, marsh Mallow in water and take a glass of it every morning.
Mary Keane
Knockatemple
Ballyvary

Collector
Mary Keane
Gender
female
Address
Knockatemple, Co. Mayo
Language
English