School: Caladh (C.) (roll number 8740)

Location:
Callow, Co. Mayo
Teacher:
Bean Uí Éaráin

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Local Place Names

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0126, Page 7

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Garrdha Milis

This field got its name from the sweet grass that grew in it

Poll Deochaidhe
This was a field where a pig was drowned long ago

Garrdha Cnapach
This field got its name because there are many small rocks in it

Cúlán na nGé
This field got its name because geese were reared in it

Garrdha Beag
This field got its name from its size

Cnocán Ruadh
This field got its name because its soil is red

Seanteach
This field got its name because there was an old house in it long ago

An Portach Mór
This field got its name because it was an old bog long ago

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Eirigh ar maidin
Gabh do chapall
Slat leat mar is féidir
Síos go Sligeac mar gach duine
Is ta cuireadh uilig go léir dóibh

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Collector
Eibhlín Nic Rághnaill
Gender
female
Address
Cuillonaghtan, Co. Mayo
Informant
Séan Mac Rághnaill
Gender
male
Address
Cuillonaghtan, Co. Mayo
Language
mixed
Location
Cuillonaghtan