School: Leatbeg (roll number 16146)

Location:
Leat Beg, Co. Donegal
Teacher:
Mrs Peoples

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 1091, Page 149

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Éadhaighe 13: 6: 1938.
The tailors in this parish are as follows.
Robert George Peoples, Glinsk, Carrigart,
Mickey Herraghty, Tullyconnell, Carrigart,
Hugh O'Donnell, Kadie - bridge, Rosnakill,
Hugh Sheils, Aghudrena, Rosnakill,
These tailors always work in their own houses. Most people purchase the cloth and give it to them and get the clothes made.
The tailors keep no cloth in the house for sale but each tailor has a pattern book and you can choose a suit and he will get the cloth.
There are a lot of cloth shops in this parish but no weavers . Any weavers who were in it are all dead but one, Johnnie McBride.
The following is a list of the impliments used by a tailor at his work;

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Collector
Thomas Gallagher
Gender
male
Address
Tully, Co. Donegal
Informant
Lizzie Gallagher
Relation
parent
Gender
female
Age
34
Address
Tully, Co. Donegal
Language
English