School: Loughkeeren

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

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Travelling Folk - Tinkers

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0120, Page 131

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Many tinkers come to Danganmore very often. They have horses and carts. They make their tents on the side of the road. They make it out of cloth and sticks. They have a lot of tins. They make cans and saucepans. That is how they make their living.

Collector
John Loftus
Gender
male
Address
Sraheens, Co. Mayo
Language
English