School: Ceapach Chuinn (B.) (roll number 1936)

Location:
Cappoquin, Co. Waterford
Teacher:
Proinnsias Ó Laoghaire

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0637, Page 19

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1. If a persons horses are dying of any kind of disease and a good neighbour steals a 'Kid' and puts it in the stable with the horses for one night it is supposed to cure the diseases
2. To cure a corn, roast a black snail and rub it on the corn
3. An old cure for 'Wildfire' is to put a person under the belly of a she-ass three times
[No 1. was given to me by Nurse Ryan No 2,3 were given to me by my mother
Thomas Conway

Collector
Thomas Conway
Gender
male
Informant
Susan Ryan
Gender
female
Age
65
Occupation
nurse, midwife
Address
Cappoquin, Co. Waterford
Informant
Conway
Relation
parent
Gender
female
Language
English