School: Baile na hEaglaise (Chapeltown)

Location:
Chapeltown, Co. Kerry
Teacher:
Mícheál Ó hAiniféin

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then to fold it and shake it with her. Then she would get a clean flourbag and put it into it, then put it into another bag and take it home to the person whom it belongs. If the journey was long she would get her neighbours donkey and car. She would get her money and maybe get a good present with it, such as a few bags of turf or a bag of potatoes or a fine piece of Bacon. There is no quilting woman since she died about fourteen or fifteen years ago, because it is all machine sewing now.

Collector
Nell Fitzgerald
Gender
female
Informant
Mrs Patrick Fitzgerald
Relation
unknown
Gender
female
Age
47
Address
Tawlaght, Co. Kerry
Language
English