School: Scoil Sheosaimh Ntha (Cailíní)

Location:
Glennamaddy, Co. Galway
Teacher:
Úna, Bean Uí Threasaigh

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0017, Page 221

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1. The "Lios" because it is said that the fairies used be there.
2. The "Forth". It is said that it was made for soldiers.
4. The "Claidhe Isteach" field. The was a well at the side of
the field.
5. The "Plantation" field because there was a lot of trees in it.

1. Ton na garraide means. The back of the garden.
2. Gort na Fuinnsen means The field of fern.
3. Iarraigen means the best of the land.
4. Gort na gCloch means the field of stones.
5. Gort na Gainne means the field of sand.
6. Gort na hUan means the field of lambs.
7. Gort na Tobar means the field of the well.

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Collector
Una Keareny
Gender
female
Informant
Kate Walsh
Gender
female
Address
Glennamaddy, Co. Galway
Language
mixed
Location
Glennamaddy