School: Fleasgach (roll number 15842)

Location:
Flaskagh More, Co. Galway
Teacher:
Ss. Ó Maonaigh

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0012, Page 377

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shoe to the car in which the married people is in. It is right to break the wedding cake on the brides head. Straw boys goes round to the houses looking for drink. It is said that the bride should wear something old something new something borrowed and something blue.

Teller: Mrs. Power
Flaskagh
Dunmore
Writer: Bridie Power
Same Place

Folklore
15-7-'38

What goes round the wood and round the wood and never gets into the wood
The trunk of a tree.
As round as an apple as plump as a cup and all in Ireland could'nt put it up. The sun shining in a well.
What always walks with its head down.
A nail in your boot.

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Collector
Kitty Shally
Gender
female
Address
Flaskagh More, Co. Galway
Informant
Mrs Shally
Relation
unknown
Gender
female
Address
Flaskagh More, Co. Galway
Language
English