School: Baile Treasna, Caisleán Mumhan (Ballytarsney) (roll number 15970)

Ballytarsna (Hackett), Co. Tipperary
Seán Ó Freathaile

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Lore of Certain Days

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0554, Page 119

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In this district people always remove into a new house on Friday, as it is considered to be a lucky day.
The old people always started ploughing on Monday morning, or setting any crop as it was considered the lucky day.
Early potatoes were all to be set before St Patrick's Day.