School: Creewood (roll number 5331)

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

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Buying and Selling

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0715, Page 275

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Shops were very common in olden times. There were several small shops in every district and the owners of the shops used to go to the nearest town to buy their goods. Sometimes buying and selling were carried on after Mass. Long ago the markets were held in towns and in villages. It is unlucky to contract business after Mass.
Long ago there a man in this district named

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Collector
John Nevin
Gender
male
Address
Ardcalf, Co. Meath
Informant
Katie Nevin
Gender
female
Address
Ardcalf, Co. Meath
Language
English