School: Tulach Cliabháin (roll number 12972)

Tinne Cliabháin, Co. Liatroma
Eibhlín, Bean Uí Iarfhlaith
The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0205, Page 362

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0205, Page 362

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  1. Local Forge.
    The local forge is situated quite convenient to Newbridge church in town land of Dervolanagher. The Smith is Andrew McTernan He is married to a woman name of Flynn. Her father was a smith & owned this forge.
    The Flynn family were smiths for many years back.
    The forge is near a crossroads and a little stream runs alongside it.
    The forge itself is about 12 or 14 feet lg & same broad. It is thatched one door & two windows, but no glass in windows. closed up at night with little doors on shutters. There is half-door in it. one fire place There is large bellows anvil 2 big sledges & big tongs. hammer & pinchers
    He shoes, horses, & asseses. He makes láiges, a farm implement which is used for digging the earth
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    Transcribed by a member of our volunteer transcription project.
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      1. gníomhaíochtaí eacnamaíocha
        1. gnó agus ceird (~4,680)
          1. gaibhneacht (~2,389)
    Eibhlín Bean Uí Iarfhlaith