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. The coach route from Cork to Dublin ran through Templemore. (Bianconi stage coaches). A change of horses used be got of O'Connell's Hotel (now Hickeys) in the Main Street. The stables for the horses were at the back of the houses adjoining the hotel.
    Transcribed by a member of our volunteer transcription project.
    Topics
    1. earraí
      1. struchtúir de dhéantús an duine
        1. infreastruchtúr poiblí
          1. bóithre (~2,778)
    2. ócáidí
      1. ócáidí (de réir trátha bliana) (~11,476)
    Language
    English
    Informant
    Daniel Keeshan
    Gender
    Male
    Address
    An Teampall Mór, Co. Thiobraid Árann
  2. It is the custom in Templemore and district for young people - boys and girls - to go around in groups. They do be fantastically dressed and usually supply music (on the mouth organ) It is not well organised and appears to be dying out.
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