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Thread #162422   Message #3865373
Posted By: GUEST,Martin Ryan
10-Jul-17 - 04:12 AM
Thread Name: Folklore: thatcher's language (roofing)
Subject: RE: Folklore: thatcher's language
Pity this wasn't posted a fortnight ago! Two County Clare thatchers were overhauling the roof of a traditional farmhouse across the boreen. They graciously allowed me to compile a set of photographs of the work. I never thought to ask them for words!