School: Shrule (roll number 7795/7796)

Location:
Shrule, Co. Galway
Teacher:
name not given

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0038C, Page 06_016

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There is an old road at Kinlough. It was made the time of the famin and the pay each man got in the evening was a big plate of Indian meal. The women also worked at this road but they did not get as big a pay as the men. the only got three quarters of a plate. Every man who had children got two plates of meal They made about half a mile of this

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Collector
Tomás Ó Cnámhtáin
Gender
male
Language
English