School: Baile an Chaisil B.

Location:
Ballycastle, Co. Mayo
Teacher:
Mícheál de Búrca

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Baile an Chaisil B. | The Schools’ Collection

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0139, Page 558

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A long time ago there was a school in Ballinglen called the Brannigan's school. The teachers who taught in that school were Protestants. At that time most of the people were Catholics and some of them were very poor. The teachers used go around with money and clothing to the poor children and try and bring them to their schools where

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Collector
Jack Maughan
Gender
male
Informant
Mrs Mary Maughan
Gender
female
Age
45
Address
Cappagh, Co. Mayo
Language
English