School: Creewood (roll number 5331)

Location:
Creewood, Co. Meath
Teacher:
Brighid, Bean Uí Chearnacháin

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The Potato Crop

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0715, Page 191

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Potatoes are grown on our farm every year. Each year we plant about one acre of them. Sometimes the amount (vario) varies. When the Spring is fine and dry we sow about an acre and a half but on the other hand when the Spring is very wet we plant less. My father and brother put in the crop. Sometimes my sister and I help to put

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Collector
Kitty Mc Hugh
Gender
female
Address
Creewood, Co. Meath
Informant
James Mc Hugh
Gender
male
Age
49
Address
Creewood, Co. Meath
Language
English