School: Caisleán hAicéid

Location:
Castlehacket, Co. Galway
Teacher:
S. Ó Floinn

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Famous People of Long Ago or of the Present Time

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0025, Page 0055

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Famous people of long ago or of the present time.
Thady Hanly Ballybeg was noted for being a good jumper. He was able to leap over his own house. He was a native of Annaghdown and he died about fifty years ago.
Mrs. Higgins, Killcurrif, Cummer was able to carry a tub of water on her head from a well. The was situated about a mile from her house. She died about three years ago.

Collector
Kathleen Hogan
Gender
female
Address
Biggera More, Co. Galway
Informant
John Hogan
Gender
male
Age
71
Address
Biggera More, Co. Galway
Language
English