School: Fleasgach (roll number 15842)

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

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0012, Page 440

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ropes tied round them, the next day the girls come round and a doll in a basket and say here is Saint Bridget dressed in white give us some money in honour of the night.

Writer: Bridie Power
Same address
Teller: Mrs Power
Flaskagh
Dunmore
Co Galway

Folklore Contd

The name of our animals is cows sheep pigs horses. The cattle is brought in every night and mud and straw put under them for bedding. The sheep are fed in the field with cabbage and turnip and hay when the people are driving the cattle they say [?] and Hurth. When they are calling the sheep they say chuff when they are calling the pigs they say furrahin.
Writer: Bridie Power
Teller: Pat Power
Same place

Collector
Bridie Power
Gender
female
Address
Flaskagh More, Co. Galway
Informant
Pat Power
Relation
unknown
Gender
male
Address
Flaskagh More, Co. Galway
Language
English