School: Breaffy (roll number 15555)

Location:
Breaghwy, Co. Mayo
Teacher:
Peadar Ó Catháin

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0147, Page 276

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1 Any one who meets easel will have no luck.
2 If a man met a red-haired woman and he going on a journey he would have no luck.
3 A coal used to be put under the churn to stop the fairies from bringing the butter.
4 When a person would come in he would have to go out the same door.
5 If a goat was kept with the cows it would save them from slipping calves.
6 Start work on Friday for luck
7 Any crop sown on Good - Friday will grow well
9 For people getting married

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Informant
John Ginley
Gender
male
Address
Ballina, Co. Mayo
Language
English