School: Fleasgach (roll number 15842)

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

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0012, Page 418

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Folklore 19:10:38

Roads
Long ago there was not many road only foot paths. The way the child went to school was across the mountain. The short cuts were to follow the foot paths. The men used to make porshes. They used only get five pence and seven pence a day. And when the men used to go working the women had to do the men's work. There was a foot path through John Regan's field.
Teller: Mrs Mary Mannion
Flaskagh
Writer: Josephine Mannion
Flaskagh

Collector
Josephine Mannion
Gender
female
Address
Flaskagh More, Co. Galway
Informant
Mrs Mary Mannion
Relation
unknown
Gender
female
Address
Flaskagh More, Co. Galway
Language
English

Folklore 19-10-1938

There is a holy well below Ballyinlough in a place called Loughglin. Some of the people bring a drink of water with them and more of them drink it at the well. The people leave beeds (beads) and middles (medals) near the well. There

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