School: Hanly Memorial Castlerea (roll number 1086)

Castlerea, Co. Roscommon
An Br. Seosamh
The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0247, Page 001

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0247, Page 001

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  1. In former years there was a very extensive distillery in the town. The distillery had an output of 25,000 gallons of whiskey annually. Besides this there were two corn mills and tobacco was also manufactured in the town.
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    1. activities
      1. economic activities
        1. trades and crafts (~4,680)
    2. objects
      1. man-made structures
        1. buildings
          1. schools (~4,094)
    3. place-space-environment
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    Michael Cassidy
    Knockroe, Co. Roscommon
  2. There was a boys school on the present Church Road. It was kept up by Lord Mount Sandford - whose place was known as Mount Radford.
    The Park was beautifully kept and
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