School: Caisleán Gael (roll number 15337)

Location:
Castlegal, Co. Sligo
Teacher:
M. Ó Tiománaidhe

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0156, Page 128

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Egg Hatching;
This takes place at the beginning of Spring, or the time suitable for same. Never are 13 eggs set as it is considered very unlucky. Marks are put on them but it is the date of setting or the name from whom the egg was got that are put on them.

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