School: Caimthír (Camphire), Ceapach Chuinn (roll number 15129)

Location:
Camphire, Co. Waterford
Teacher:
Nóra Bean Uí Chradóig

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0636, Page 406

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Thrush-Remedy:-
The seventh son who has never saw his father would cure thrush by breathing into your mouth three mornings in succession.
Asthma-Remedy:-
By crawling under a donkey's stomach would cure asthma.
Leprosy-Remedy:-
Leprosy was cured at the Teampullin in Camphire, Cappoquin. If you picked the herb off the wall on all Saint's Day and boiled it, it would cure certain diseases.