School: Caisleán Gael (roll number 15337)

Castlegal, Co. Sligo
M. Ó Tiománaidhe

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Clothes Made Locally

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0156, Page 135

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At present there are three, about four miles apart. John Gillespie, [?]. His father and forefathers were tailors.
Brian Watters, Grange. His people for generations were tailors.
Mr. McSharry, Ballintrillick. He is only a beginner, as his father was not one.
Each of these works in their houses. They never go around from house to house. The person requiring a suit or top coat brings the cloth. Years ago they used to stock the cloth but this has gone out.
John Gillespie's father

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