School: Kilcullen (B.)

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

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Kilcullen (B.) | The Schools’ Collection

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0776D, Page 13_002

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About 50 yeas ago food was in Kilcullen different that it is now. A farmer working all day would take food only twice a day.
It would consist of a bottle of whey and some cold potatoes or bread if he had some to spare. Oaten meal was the chief product for making bread and was baked on a griddle.
There were no baking

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Collector
Diarmuid O Ceallaigh, alternative name Jerry Kelly
Gender
male
Address
Kilcullen, Co. Kildare
Language
English