School: Teampall Mhuire

Location:
Carbad Beg, Co. Mayo
Teacher:
Eithne, Bean Uí Mhaonghaille

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Teampall Mhuire | The Schools’ Collection

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0144, Page 343

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Some few years ago the Land Commission bought it from Ernest and divided it between small tenants in the district.
A man named Mr William Coultry bought Summer Hill house from the Land Commission, and is the present owner of it.
In olden times they had many men employed, and they were getting poor wages, they were paid down as low as sixpence and eightpence a day.