School: Kilmore (roll number 16126)

Location:
An Choill Mhór, Co. Liatroma
Teacher:
Máire, Bean Uí Shamhráin
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  1. Cure for speedy disease (Black leg) in cattle mix unsalted butter horse raddish garlic and gun powder together. Put mixture in a cloth and make a cut in the calfs tail or dewlap, tie the mixture on with a string, making the sign of the cross three times with the string and leave it on for a few days.
    Patrick Maguire
    Carrickmakeegan
    Ballinamore
    Co. Leitrim
    Transcribed by a member of our volunteer transcription project.
    Topics
    1. gníomhaíochtaí
      1. cleachtas an leighis
        1. leigheas dúchasach (~11,815)
    2. ócáidí
      1. ócáidí (de réir trátha bliana) (~11,476)
    Language
    English
    Informant
    Patrick Maguire
    Gender
    Male
    Age
    50
    Address
    Carraig Mhic Aogáin, Co. Liatroma