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- (continued from previous page)Made of turf [?]. Candles were used for light.Transcribed by a member of our volunteer transcription project.
- There are two black-smiths in the Parish. One of them has a small forge, the other has a big one. The big forge is in Ballintra. The black-smith is called Dan Maeberty, he shoes donkeys and horses. The implements which he uses are anvil bellows hammer iron and nails. He also keeps a big fire to heat the iron. He makes ploughs shovels harrows he also mends these things when they are broken. The water that is in the forge, is used for cooling the iron. Gifts are given to the(continues on next page)Transcribed by a member of our volunteer transcription project.