School: Scoil Sheosaimh Ntha (Cailíní)

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

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0017, Page 288

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The land lords in this place long ago were The Browns, Hyacinth, Darcy, and Vasey. Darcy and Vasey lived in New-Forest and Browne lived in Mountkelly. Browne lived about sixty years in this place. He was a great tyrant.

He used put the people out of their houses, when they would not be able to pay the rent. Some of them used to have to go to foreign lands. There was soup allowed for

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Collector
Annie Waldron
Gender
female
Informant
Paddy Dillon
Gender
male
Address
Glennamaddy, Co. Galway
Language
English