School: Killashandra (2.)

Location:
Killashandra, Co. Cavan
Teacher:
Laura Patton

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0985, Page 52

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1) How much ground does a hen take up when it goes to roost?
A perch.
2) What is the weight of the moon
Four qrs (1 cwt)
2 What is it God never made?
He never made two hills that He did not put a hollow between.
4 What goes round the house and round the house and leaves a loaf in every window?
Snow.

Collector
Charles Hales
Gender
male
Address
Lahard, Co. Cavan
Informant
Mrs Hales
Gender
female
Address
Lahard, Co. Cavan
Language
English