School: Nead an Iolraigh (roll number 11669)

Cloonlooaun, Co. Galway
Bríd Ní Chadhain

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stem and shoved it down with her back. She went to the stern and did the same thing and so on till she reached the tide.
She rowed the pucán to Boffin and back again, all by herself and brought the doctor to her son.

The local blacksmith Jim Walsh says when he was in America he carried seven hundred weight up a ladder on his back to the top of a nine story building.