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Title: St. Maelruain's Losset, Tallaght
Authors: Kieran Swords
Keywords: font
Issue Date: 22-Aug-2005
Publisher: South Dublin County Council
Description: Losat is an Old Irish word for a wooden trough used in former times for kneading bread. It is likely that the country people named the font from its similarity in shape to the lossets, which they used in their homes.
Copyright: South Dublin Libraries, Local Studies Collection, County Library, Town Centre, Tallaght, Dublin 24, 353 (0)1 4620073
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