School: Cill Tulaigh (roll number 15166)

Location:
Cill Tulach, Co. na Gaillimhe
Teacher:
Seán Ó Seasnáin
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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0034, Page 0501

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  1. Q. Up the road and down the road and carried the road on your back.
    A. A ladder.
    Q. Black and white and red all over.
    A. A newspaper.
    Q. Patches upon patches and no stitches.
    A. A head of cabbage.
    Q. A head like a timble a tail like a rat you may guess forever but you will not guess that.
    A. A pipe.
    Q. If you were above on the top of a high castle where would you get down.
    A. Under a duck's wing.
    Q. What part of a cow goes out a gap first.
    A. Her breath.
    Transcribed by a member of our volunteer transcription project.
    Topics
    1. seánra
      1. ealaín bhéil (~1,483)
        1. tomhaiseanna (~7,209)
    Language
    English
    Collector
    Monica Duffy
    Gender
    Female
    Address
    Cnoc an Tóchair, Co. na Gaillimhe
    Informant
    John Duane
    Gender
    Male
    Address
    An Lios Dubh, Co. na Gaillimhe