School: Cill Cruain (C) (roll number 11187)

Location:
Ballyglass South, Co. Galway
Teacher:
Brighid Ní Náradaigh, Cáit Bean Uí Standúin

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0016, Page 342

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and pot hooks around his neck walking around the ruins of the old house
In order to employ the people the government started works such as- Road making, and they were paid at the rate of 4. d. a day.
The road below Ballymoe or as the people call it now- "The dark road". was made during this time. Many men worked on it for 3 D a and they had no meals to eat except Indian porridge.

Collector
Mary Dillon
Gender
female
Address
Marnellsgrove, Co. Galway
Informant
(name not given)
Relation
grandparent
Gender
female
Language
English