School: Gleann Doire (C.) (roll number 10404)

Location:
Glenderry, Co. Kerry
Teacher:
Cáit Bean Uí Gléathabhúir

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Riddles

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0417D, Page 05_017

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As I went through a wood. I picked up something good to eat it was neither fish, flesh nor bone and I carried it home until it ran alone.
An egg.
Twenty four white horses tied to the stall, up came a red one and licked them all.
Your teeth and tongue.
A little brown cow tied to a stall, she drinks all around her, and eats nothing at all
A lamp.
A houseful and a roomful and you could not catch a

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Collector
Bridie Carroll
Gender
female
Address
Tiduff, Co. Kerry
Language
English