School: Killashandra (2.)

Location:
Cill na Seanrátha, Co. an Chabháin
Teacher:
Laura Patton
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  1. 1. What is full and holds more?
    A pot of potatoes when water is poured in.
    2. What goes round the wood and round the wood and never gets into the wood?
    The bark of the tree.
    3. What sleeps with its finger in its eye?
    The crook.
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    Topics
    1. seánra
      1. ealaín bhéil (~1,483)
        1. tomhaiseanna (~7,209)
    Language
    English
    Collector
    Ida Wilson
    Gender
    Female
    Address
    Coromahon House, Co. an Chabháin
    Informant
    Mrs Wilson
    Gender
    Female
    Address
    Coromahon House, Co. an Chabháin