Áitainmneacha


Story collected by Brigid Martin, a student at Naomh Angelo, Caisleán an Bharraigh school (Castlebar, Co. Mayo) from informant Margaret Martin.

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Áiteanna


Story collected by a student at Gort na Scairbhe school (Gortnaskarry, Co. Kerry) (no informant identified).

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Éisc na Farraige


Story collected by a student at Scoil Mhic Dara Naofa, An Cheathrú Rua school (Carrowroe, Co. Galway) (no informant identified).

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Úcaireacht


Story collected by a student at Achadh Tiobraid school (Aghatubrid, Co. Kerry) (no informant identified).

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‘Mick’ McCrink, aged 83, Ballinamada, Carrickbroad, Dromintee Parish. As far as can be ascertained, Mick and his sister, Mrs. Essie Toal of same parish, were the last Irish speakers in the entire area. Mick died on 22 Feb 1977 and is buried in St. Patrick's cemetery, Dromintee. Married with a family of a boy and a girl who have no Irish. Mick was also a noted step-dancer, singer and whistler of traditional Irish tunes, though not a musician.


‘Mick’ McCrink, aged 83, Ballinamada, Carrickbroad, Dromintee Parish. As far as can be ascertained, Mick and his sister, Mrs. Essie Toal of same parish, were the last Irish speakers in the entire area. Mick died on 22 Feb 1977 and is buried in St. Patrick's cemetery, Dromintee. Married with a family of a boy and a girl who have no Irish. Mick was also a noted step-dancer, singer and whistler of traditional Irish tunes, though not a musician.

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