School: Clochar na Trócaire, Béal Átha na Sluagh

Location:
Ballinasloe, Co. Galway
Teacher:
Sr. M. Oiliféar

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0029, Page 0108

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our Lord carried was made of alder wood as a result of this it is said if anyone strikes another with the twig of an alder tree he will not grow.

Got from
Mrs. M. Glynn
The Square
Ballinasloe

4. You should always put the sign of the cross on the cows hip, if not the fairies will take the milk. To see a new moon through a window is bad luck. To hear a cock crowing after twelve o'clock is bad luck for the owner.

Got from,
Miss M. Kirwan,
Dunlo Street,
Ballinasloe.

Informant
Miss M. Kirwan
Gender
female
Address
Dunlo Street, Co. Galway
Language
English

5. It is lucky to move into a new

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