School: Baile Ruadh (Cailíní)

Location:
Ballyroe, Co. Galway
Teacher:
Máire, Bean Uí Fhearghail

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0013, Page 223

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The Riabhach Day's or the days of the old cow are known in this district. They are so called because they are generally colder than March and are borrowed by March from April to kill the the old cow she could not kill during the month.
Friday is thought to be a lucky day to go to a foreign country.