School: Kilmore (roll number 16126)

Location:
An Choill Mhór, Co. Liatroma
Teacher:
Máire, Bean Uí Shamhráin
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  1. Place a hole in the trunk of a tree.
    Put in a live grass mouse. After seven years the bark when boiled and put into pigs' mash cures mumps & cramps.
    Bite of an animal-Take three hairs from it, rub on cut making sign of the cross.
    Mrs Mahen Lisnatulla, Ballinamore makes cures for cramps in animals by tying cramp rod on part affected.
    Cramp Rod=a stick something like salg
    Transcribed by a member of our volunteer transcription project.
    Topics
    1. gníomhaíochtaí
      1. cleachtas an leighis
        1. leigheas dúchasach (~11,815)
    2. áit-spás-timpeallacht
      1. áiteanna osnádúrtha agus spioradálta (~158)
        1. ráthanna (~5,616)
    Language
    English
    Informant
    James Gill
    Gender
    Male
    Age
    70
    Address
    An Mullach Buí, Co. Liatroma
    Informant
    Michael Quinn
    Gender
    Male
    Age
    50
    Address
    Droim Cobhra, Co. Liatroma