School: Slieverue (roll number 12476)

Location:
Slieveroe, Co. Kilkenny
Teacher:
John Carey

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0844, Page 217

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Mrs. Connolly (now dead) of Ballinamona was able to carry an 8 stone bag of meal on her back for two miles without resting or letting it down.

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Pat Mullally of Davidstown was drunk one night...

Pat Mullally of Davidstown was drunk one night and it took six policemen to arrest him. When arrested he was brought to the local magistrate, Mr. Giles of Gile's Quay who plied him with more whiskey (and asked him to join the Force) but Pat refused.

Collector
Brighid Adhrais
Gender
female
Address
Nicholastown, Co. Kilkenny
Informant
Mrs Nolan
Gender
female
Address
Atateemore or Blackneys, Co. Kilkenny
Language
English