School: Grangegeeth (roll number 2630)

Location:
Grangegeeth, Co. Meath
Teacher:
Seósaimhín, Bean Uí Dhubhghaill

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Has seen about a dozen small willow-pattern plates...

Has seen about a dozen small willow-pattern plates and a few large ones which are over 100 years old at the residence of Mr. Patrick Kealy, Newtown, Collon.

Informant
Mrs Keelan
Gender
female
Age
40
Address
Newtown Knockaleva, Co. Louth
Language
English

Has sent to school for inspection:-
An Iron Grisset - which she says must be 200 (two hundred) years old. It is in a splendid state of preservation).
It is of oblong shape - about ten inches by four with a handle at right angles to the length and itself about nine inches long.
It is supported by three legs each about two inches long.
It was used for making old rush-candles.