School: Grangemocler (C.) Carrick-on-Suir (roll number 7596)

Location:
Grangemockler, Co. Tipperary
Teacher:
Mrs Brigid Feehan

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Bone-Setter

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0560, Page 078

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Bone Setter Etc.
William Bolger , Glennashough is a famous bone setter and people come from all over the country to have their broken bone set or mended. He is about eighty years now and he is still strong and healthy.
Mrs Cantwell Kilcash has a cure for a burn
Mrs White, Slatequarries has a cure for ring worm tethers and all sort of skin diseases. She is also one of the best herbalists that I have heard of she has a remarkable means of relieving pain and internal troubles.
Jack Kicham Castlegohm can stop bleeding from a wound or otherwise. He is also a water diviner
Cahills blood cure Wild fire.

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Collector
Cissie Maher
Address
Bleenaleen Lower, Co. Tipperary
Informant
Mrs Comerford
Gender
female
Age
45
Address
Bleenaleen Lower, Co. Tipperary
Language
English