School: Kilcullen (B.)

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

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0776D, Page 12_024

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Long ago people would make as much bread at the beginning of the week to do the whole week. The people would grind their own wheat with grinding stones.
The people used to bake the bread in oven pots long ago. Very little water was mixed with the milk long ago wheaten bread was mostly made in olden times.

Collector
Labhrás Mac Parthaláin
Gender
male
Address
Newabbey, Co. Kildare
Language
English