School: Baile Ruadh (Cailíní)

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

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Food in Olden Times

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0013, Page 300

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In olden times people lived on three meals a day, the breakfast dinner and supper.
The breakfast would not be eaten until the men would (not be eaten) have a few hours worked on the farm and dinner in the evening, and supper before going to bed. Each

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Collector
Lucy Ní Conaing, Lucy Gunning
Gender
female
Address
Derrywode, Co. Galway
Informant
Micheál Ó Conaing
Gender
male
Address
Williamstown, Co. Galway
Language
English