School: Belcarra (Buachaillí)

Location:
Ballycarra, Co. Mayo
Teacher:
Seosamh Ó Heireamhóin
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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0094, Page 348

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  1. There was once an old cow. She was very much afraid of the cold and bad weather. She stayed in the stable all winter. She said if March was out she would cock up her tail. But March borrowed three days from April and on the third day the cow was skinned. They were three very cold and wet days and the killed they cow.
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    Topics
    1. events
      1. events (by time of year) (~11,476)
        1. the Days of the Brindled Cow (~51)
    Language
    English
    Collector
    John Joyce
    Gender
    Male
    Address
    Carrowjames, Co. Mayo
    Informant
    Mrs Joyce
    Relation
    Parent
    Gender
    Female
    Age
    45