School: Fleasgach (roll number 15842)

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

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0012, Page 400

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three hundred people died in famine time.

Teller: Mrs Kelly Beaugh
Writer: Kae Kelly Beaugh

Folklore Poets 7-10-38

The following was composed by a man named O'Connor who lived between Co. Roscommon and Co. Galway, about the town o f Dunmore.
There is a neat little town within eight miles of Tuam
Where the boys and the girls to in, in full bloom
On each market day to drink whiskey go leor
And where would you get a town so neat as Dunmore.
When you'll stand at the square the court house you'll see

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