School: N. Seosamh, Cill Lasrach (roll number 16289)

Killasser, Co. Mayo
S. Mac Carrghamhna

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0126, Page 137

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Tobar a' Churraigh (Cloonfinish)
This well changed from William Bourke's field into Thomas Adam's field because Biddy Tunny washed her feet in it.

There is an old white thorn bush (at Gavagan's) Cloonfinish and they used to spread the clothes on it. One night a woman came and said "Don't spread anymore clothes on that bush, there does be more clothes spread on that bush at night than you'd see in your townland". They ceased spreading the clothes on that bush.