School: Carraig Árd (roll number 15735)

Location:
Carrickard, Co. Sligo
Teacher:
Máire Ní Tháilliúir

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My Home District

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0181, Page 381

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My home district is Kilmactranny and my townland is Dromore. I live in the Barony of Tyrell. The most common name is Flynn. There are forty families in the district and there are about a hundred people living in it. There are about half of the houses slated and the rest are thatched. There are three old people inn the district. Pat Kilcoyne, Joe Harte and Ann Mc Donnagh. There addresses are Kilmantranny, Boyle, Co. Sligo. they know very little Irish but they know beautiful English stories. They were more houses than now. There are six houses in ruins. About twenty people went to America from Dromore

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Collector
James Mc Master
Gender
male
Address
Dromore, Co. Sligo
Informant
A. Mc Master
Address
Dromore, Co. Sligo
Language
English