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

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

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0417D, Page 06_034

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There are many old weeds growing in the land, such as dockleaves, chicken weed, wild carrot, thistle, swich grass, cullivan.
The swich grass does the most harm to the land and it is very hard to get the land clear.
It is so plentiful, they person who is weeding his mangold or cabbage is in danger of pulling these little plant with it. The swich grass spreads through the land very rapidly, and

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Collector
Nellie Casey
Gender
female
Address
Ballylongane, Co. Kerry
Informant
John Casey
Relation
grandparent
Gender
male
Language
English