School: An Gleann, Graiguenamanagh

Location:
Glynn, Co. Carlow
Teacher:
P. Ó Flaithbheartaigh

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0903, Page 069

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He kept the rest of it, and it turned out lucky with him.

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There is a field on our farm...

There is a field on our farm in Bahanna, and there is about an Irish acre in it. It is called the heel maker's garden. It is said that an old man lived in it long ago, and he was making wooden soles and heels for boots and selling them around the country.

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Collector
Larry Byrne
Gender
male
Age
14
Occupation
farmer
Address
Bahana, Co. Carlow
Informant
Thomas Byrne
Gender
male
Age
40
Address
Bahana, Co. Carlow
Language
English