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- My father owns a field which is called The Waste by the local people. This particular field is situated in the townland of Derryherk. At one time, the land there was waste and though it has been reclaimed the field still retains it's old name.Transcribed by a member of our volunteer transcription project.
- Very often people call fields after certain people.
A man called Beirne lived in our barn one time, and the field beside it is called Beirne's field.
Farther over a man called Bruen lived and the field beside it is called Bruen's(continues on next page)Transcribed by a member of our volunteer transcription project.