School: Fleasgach (roll number 15842)

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

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that he could cure a bile to leave his hand on it. He could cure a burn. He could cure stone bruise.

Teller Mrs Tom Reddington
Cortoon
Dunmore
Co Galway
Ireland
Writer: Tom Reddington
Cortoon
Dunmore
Ireland

Famine

All the potatoes rotted the year of the Famine. They did not know what spray was. The blight fell and burned the stalks. The people were dying with the hunger. The people used to die out in fields when they were working. They used to die in the road side. They used not be able to carry him to the graveyard and they used to bury them in fields. The people had no

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Collector
Nora Kirrane
Gender
female
Address
Clogher Lower, Co. Roscommon
Informant
Mrs Fahy
Gender
male
Address
Clogher Lower, Co. Roscommon
Language
English