School: Cilltighearnáin/Kiltiernan (roll number 11812)

Location:
Kiltiernan West, Co. Galway
Teacher:
S. Ó Beirn

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Hallow Eve

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0033C, Page 07_019

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There are lots of old customs for Hollow Eve. Those are some of them.
Three plates are placed on the table clay in one water in another and a ring in another. Some person is blind-folded and the person comes to the table and puts his or her finger in some plate. If they put their finger in the plate where the ring is they say they will

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Collector
Crios Ní Coingeallaig
Gender
female
Informant
Mrs Linnan
Gender
female
Age
55
Address
Caherpeak East, Co. Galway
Language
English