Molly Cawley (Part 2)
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Molly Cawley (Part 2)


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In the second recording, Molly Cawley recalls making dresses and skirts in school. She always had an interest in the crafts, making a variety of garments at vocational school. She discusses sourcing the wool for knitting long ago and the old methods used to make things like socks. Another early memory which Molly shares is of going to the country house dances. Molly has a great love of the country life which she describes in vivid detail.

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Audio series:

Sligo Heritage Collection, First Series


160 kbps

Download time limit:

48 hours

File size(s):

15.98 MB, 10.04 MB, 18.38 MB

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A Family Business

Recorded by:

Joe McGowan