School: Mullach Dubh

Location:
Lisgorman, Co. Leitrim
Teacher:
Pádhraic Ó Blioscáin

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0203, Page 151

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because there was a big flood in the river. When he saw this he gathered all the men about and they started to build the bridge. At that time the workmen only got four pence a day as the bridge cost only about thirty pounds.

Long ago there was a woman living on the side of the Sox and which leads to Dromahair. This woman used to make socks from morning till night and those she used to sell to the neighbours around. That is why the road leading to Dromahair was called "Sox line".

Collector
Patricia Flynn
Gender
female
Address
Drumahaire, Co. Leitrim
Informant
Martin Mc Morrow
Gender
male
Age
58
Address
Corratawy, Co. Leitrim
Language
English
Location
Socks