School: Creewood (roll number 5331)

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

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0715, Page 258

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The most harmful weeds growing in this district are: Coppocks, pharabin, skutch, rushes, saral, tansey, presha, foxes tongue, bultrans, watercress, ferns, fetches, flaggers, dandelines, wild sally, blackheads, garlic, lady's fingers, grouncil, marrigolds, moss, hemlock, wildfire and daisies. All of those grow in bad land. In good land thistles and nettles grow.
Some of those

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Collector
Kitty Mc Hugh
Gender
female
Address
Creewood, Co. Meath
Informant
Lizzie Mc Hugh
Gender
female
Address
Creewood, Co. Meath
Language
English