School: Scoil na mBráthair, An Teampall Mór (roll number 13247)

Location:
An Teampall Mór, Co. Thiobraid Árann
Teacher:
An Br. Ó Laoghaire
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  1. In olden times rushes were used for lighting. They were peeled of their green bark and were dipped in parffin oil and they usually burned for about fifteen minutes.
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  2. Many years ago the people used light fires with paper and a magnifying glass. They used put a piece of paper on the ground and put sticks on top of it, and they used get a magnifying glass and face it to the sun. The heat would light the paper, and the paper would light the sticks.
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      1. gníomhaíochtaí eacnamaíocha
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