School: Baile Ruadh (Cailíní)

Ballyroe, Co. Galway
Máire, Bean Uí Fhearghail

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0013, Page 225

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clothes, potatoes and flour and he asks lodgings and sleeps in barns.
Many other tinkers visit this district. The Mangans, Mac Donaghs and the Wards. They travel in bands and they sleep in camps and vans on the roadside. They sell saucepans, strainers, tin cans and pictures.