School: Soran, Longford (roll number 14683)

Soran, Co. Longford
Wilfred O'Callaghan

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0759, Page 160

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Castlebawn go to them to get wool spun and stockings knitted.
The people did not spin the wool long ago, but bought it from a man that had a a large herd of sheep. He first took the wool from the sheep, washed it and dried it thoroughly. Then he spun and sold it to the people at a high price.