School: Fleasgach (roll number 15842)

Location:
Fleascach Mhór, Co. na Gaillimhe
Teacher:
Ss. Ó Maonaigh
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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0012, Page 347

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0012, Page 347

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  1. Long ago there lived in this district an old man and woman who owned a shop. They went around the neighborhood every Friday with baskets of loaves and herrings. In exchange for these they would take eggs. On market days women packed baskets of eggs put them into shawls and carried them on their backs to the market. Hawkers come also collecting rags and horse hair.
    Transcribed by a member of our volunteer transcription project.
    Topics
    1. gníomhaíochtaí
      1. gníomhaíochtaí eacnamaíocha
        1. trádáil
          1. díol agus ceannach (~3,622)
    2. táirgí
      1. táirgí bia (~3,601)
    Language
    English
    Collector
    Peg Dowd
    Gender
    Female
    Address
    Fleascach Mhór, Co. na Gaillimhe
    Informant
    Mrs Dowd
    Relation
    Unknown
    Gender
    Female
    Address
    Fleascach Mhór, Co. na Gaillimhe
  2. Long ago the people lived mostly on the food grown on the land. They went out to work before their breakfast and after a couple of hours
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