Scoil: Soran, Longford (uimhir rolla 14683)

Suíomh:
An Sorn, Co. an Longfoirt
Múinteoir:
Wilfred O'Callaghan

Scag na scéalta

Taifeach: Íseal | Ard
Local Fairs

Tagairt Chartlainne

Bailiúchán na Scol, Imleabhar 0759, Leathanach 195

Íomhá agus sonraí © Cnuasach Bhéaloideas Éireann, UCD. Féach sonraí cóipchirt »

Ar an leathanach seo

Long ago fairs were held at crossroads or in a big level field convenient to a crossroads in order not to obstruct traffic.
Sometimes men used to go from house to house if there were any cattle, horses, pigs or sheep to be sold, so that they would have a big batch of animals for the fair, and that is continued now.
Now fairs are held in the towns or villages on the streets or on the "Green". When a man buys a beast he takes the seller to some house to pay him.The luck-money is calculated at the rate of sixpence for every pound. When parties come to an agreement in a bargain they

(leanann ar an chéad leathanach eile)
Bailitheoir
Patrick Gilna
Inscne
fireann
Seoladh
An Sorn, Co. an Longfoirt
Faisnéiseoir
James Maguire
Inscne
fireann
Aois
64
Seoladh
An Sorn, Co. an Longfoirt
Teanga
Béarla