School: Adamstown (roll number 3755)

Location:
Adamstown, Co. Wexford
Teacher:
D. Curtis

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0900, Page 021

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There was a man wan time
be the name of Joe Whitmore,
and he lived in Clonroche,
Co Wexford, some years ago,
and he used to stutter.
He was walkin' towards Ballymackessy, near Clonroche,
an he met a strange man in a
grand pony and trap, and
this man asked Joe how he
would get to Clonroche.
Joe told him to g - g - g - go
u - u - up to the c - c - cross r - r -
roads, ah, g - g - go on ow
t - t - that b - b - because y - you
would be t - there b - before I w - w -would h - have y - you t - told.

Collector
Maureen Murphy
Gender
female
Address
Knockreigh, Co. Wexford
Informant
Philip Murphy
Gender
male
Age
60
Address
Knockreigh, Co. Wexford
Language
English