School: Ceathrú Mhór (roll number 16289)

Location:
Carrowmore, Co. Mayo
Teacher:
Thomas F. O' Hara

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0126, Page 321

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enjoying themselves. When it was getting late in the night they heard the sound of a horse's hoofs. They thought that it was a friend of James Holleran's coming from a fair.
Another woman named Nora Stephens who lived in Cartron never went to Mass. On New Year's Eve she went out to hear the church bell ringing. When she heard it she started clapping her hands. After that night she would not wait within in the house.