sticks made to suit these candles. They were wooden. There was a thing like a crook on it for holding a candle. There was also a "snuffer" on the candle stock for cleaning the candles.
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Near Athboy there were people called Donahous who made ropes. They would get flax and prepare it. They would have to walk about 50 to 100 yds when making them.
- Monica Darby
There are people called Nicholsons living Balrath - six miles from here - whose ancestors were dyers.
There is a man named Michael