School: Knockjames

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Knockjames, Co. Clare
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May Eve

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0590C, Page 07_019

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May Eve
2 nd. May, 1938.
On May Eve long ago the old people used to put quick .beam on the four corner's of the garden ,and bless their stock and tillage with Easter water.It is said that it is not right to let any thing out of their houses on May eve .They used to put eggs on the garden's and to take there crops. People used to lock their door on May eve.
Mr James Harrison.
Tyreda-gh, Upper,
Tulla,
Co. Clare.
Ireland.

Collector
Bridget Harrison
Gender
female
Informant
Mr James Harrison
Gender
male
Address
Tyredagh Upper, Co. Clare
Language
English