School: Kilcullen (B.)

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

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When fish were got they were roasted on a griddle. The "gravy" which came from them was caught by the griddle and put on potatoes.

In olden time football was played different from what it is now.
Two towns would meet and the team that got it into their opponent's town won the match. This games was soon abandoned owing to the use of trams motors and all such traffic. Often, in this game the "ref" got the worst of the play, as some players

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Collector
Seán de Fréins, alternative name John Ffrench
Gender
male
Address
Kilcullen, Co. Kildare
Informant
Mrs Bagnel
Gender
female
Age
68
Address
Oldkilcullen, Co. Kildare
Language
English