School: Coillte Críotáin

Location:
Erris, Co. Roscommon
Teacher:
Nóra Nic Aodhgáin
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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0236, Page 372

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  1. 6 One winter night I saw Daddy getting a hoop and some fine twigs. I asked him what he was getting. He told me he was making a basket. He got the hoop and got six pieces of sticks and placed them in the hoop Then he got the twigs and wound them in and out.
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    Topics
    1. activities
      1. economic activities
        1. trades and crafts (~4,680)
          1. basket-making (~471)
    Language
    English
    Collector
    Lily Brennan
    Gender
    Female
    Address
    Copse, Co. Roscommon