School: Kilcullen (B.)

Location:
Kilcullen, Co. Kildare
Teacher:
Pádraig Ó Broin

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0776D, Page 09_026

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Long ago when people played football or hurling they had no football boots jerseys or nicks but they played in their ordinary clothes. There was no special size of field needed but at each end of the field there were the goals and the points like this (drawing) and the one man had to mind both places.

Collector
Pádraig De Núinnseáin
Gender
male
Address
Kilcullen, Co. Kildare
Informant
James Nugent
Gender
male
Age
47
Address
Kilcullen, Co. Kildare
Language
English