School: Gleann an Dúin - Prison (roll number 17042)

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Máire A. Ní Dhocartaigh
The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0095C, Page 09_004

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  1. 1. Lime is burned in kilns. These kilns are built different heights or depths.
    Some of them are sunk in banks others are built over ground surrounded by a bank but there must be a little hole at the bottom of one side of the wall for ventilation purposes other wise the fire wont burn.
    2. When the kiln is complete a layer of turf is put on the bottom then a layer of lime stone which has been broken into pieces the size
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    Transcribed by a member of our volunteer transcription project.
    1. gníomhaíochtaí
      1. gníomhaíochtaí eacnamaíocha
        1. gnó agus ceird (~4,680)
          1. dó aoil (~280)
    Annie Kearns
    Maigh Nulla, Co. Mhaigh Eo