School: Lahinch (roll number 11591)

Location:
Lehinch, Co. Clare
Teacher:
Dónall Ó Ríordáin

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0621, Page 416

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A day of rejoicing and happiness in every parish. Children take great pleasure in collecting a supply of eggs for that morning's breakfast and announce to one another with joy the number they ate that morning.
Easter Sunday night is a great night for parties and dances in every parish.
Easter Cards are sent by friends to one another with greetings.

Informant
John O' Dwyer
Gender
male
Age
72
Address
Calluragh South, Co. Clare
Language
English

Farmers bring home holy water which is specially blessed in all churches after Mass to sprinkle on their crops.

May Eve is a sidheógai evening

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