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" On the shore grows samphire in plenty, ring-root or sea-holy, and sea-cabbage. Here are Cornish choughs, with red legs and bills. Here are ayries of hawkes, and birds which never fly but over the sea ; and, therefore, are used to be eaten on fasting days... "
Journal - Page 272
by Royal Society of Antiquaries of Ireland - 1895
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A Chorographical Description of West Or H-Iar Connaught: Written A.D. 1684

Roderic O'Flaherty - Co. Galway - 1846 - 494 pages
...and birds which never fly but over the sea ; and, therefore, are used to be eaten on fastingdays': to catch which, people goe down, with ropes tyed about...failes. They have noe fuell but cow-dung" dryed with where it is said to be used for pickling and preserves. Ring-root or sea-holy. — Eryngium maritimum,...
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A Chorographical Description of West Or H-Iar Connaught: Written A.D. 1684

Roderic O'Flaherty - Co. Galway - 1846 - 494 pages
...are used to be eaten on fasting^-ays 1 : to catch which, people goe down, with ropes tyed about XWm, into the caves of cliffts by night, and with a candle...corn failes. They have noe fuell but cow-dung" dryed where it is said to be used for pickling and preserves. Ring-root or sea-holy Eryngiwn maritimum, in...
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Archaeologia Cambrensis

Wales - 1853
...high crosses. . . . Here are Cornish choughs, with red legs and bills. Here are ayries of havvkes, and birds which never fly but over the sea, and therefore...night, and with a candle light kill abundance of them. . . . From the Isles of Aran and the west continent often appears visible that inchanted island called...
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A CHOROGRAPHICAL DESCRIPTION OF WEST OR H-IAR CONNAUGHT

RODERIC O'FLAHERTY, ESQ. - 1846
...and birds which never fly but over the sea ; and, therefore, are used to be eaten on fastingdays' : to catch which, people goe down, with ropes tyed about...cliffts by night, and with a candle light kill abundance i " of them. Here are severall wells and pooles, yet in extraordinary dry weather, people must turn...
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A Chorographical Description of West Or H-Iar Connaught: Written A.D. 1684

Roderic O'Flaherty - Co. Galway - 1846 - 494 pages
...and birds which never fly but over the sea ; and, therefore, are used to be eaten on fastingdays': to catch which, people goe down, with ropes tyed about...of cliffts by night, and with a candle light kill abundance"1 of them. Here are severall wells and pooles, yet in extraordinary dry weather, people must...
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The Portrait of a Pious Bishop, Or, The Life and Death of the Most Reverend ...

John Lynch - 1848 - 198 pages
...sea-cabbage. Here are Cornish choughs, with red legs and bills ; here are ayries of hawkes, and birds who never fly but over the sea ; and, therefore, are used...down, with ropes tyed about them, into the caves of clifts by night, and with a candle-light, kill abundance of them. Here are severall wells and pooles;...
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The Portrait of a Pious Bishop, Or, The Life and Death of the Most Reverend ...

John Lynch - 1848 - 198 pages
...people goe down, with ropes tyed about them, into the caves of clifts by night, and with a candle-light, kill abundance of them. Here are severall wells and...extraordinary dry weather, people must turn their cattell off the Islands, and the corn fails. They have no fuell but cow-dung, dryed with the sun, unless they...
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The Natural History of Ireland, Volume 3

William Thompson, James R. Garrett, George Dickie - Zoology - 1851
...Here are birds which never fly but over the sea ; and therefore are used to be eaten on fasting-days ; to catch which, people goe down, with ropes tyed about...them, into the caves of cliffts by night, and with a candle-light kill abundance of them." To the preceding, the editor of the work adds: — " The height...
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Proceedings of the Royal Irish Academy

Royal Irish Academy - Engineering - 1893
...and birds which never fly but over the sea ; and, therefore, are used to be eaten on fasting-days : to catch which, people goe down with ropes tyed about...the corn failes. They have noe fuell but cow-dung dived with the sun, unless they bring turf in from the western continent” (pp. 66-68 of Hardiman's...
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Proceedings of the Royal Irish Academy, Volume 2

Antiquities - 1893
...and birds which never fly but over the sea ; and, therefore, are used to be eaten on fasting-days : to catch which, people goe down with ropes tyed about...with a candle light kill abundance of them. Here are scverall wells and pooles, yet in extraordinary dry weather, people must turn their cattell out of...
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