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Cooleenbridge, Scariff

Abstract: A collection of folklore and local history stories from Cooleenbridge, Scariff (school) (Poulagower, Co. Clare), collected as part of the Schools' Folklore Scheme, 1937-1938 under the supervision of teacher T. Mac Seóín.

Original reference: 0592/1

In collection The Schools’ Collection : County Clare schools

  1. Bríghid Ní Mhochoirighe (p. 002-003)
  2. Biddy Earley (p. 004-009)
  3. Tim Smythe (p. 010-012)
  4. Brian Merriman (p. 013-014)
  5. Shrovetide (p. 015-017)
  6. Signs of the Weather (p. 018-020)
  7. Place Names (p. 021-023)
  8. Comer's School (p. 024-025)
  9. Lough Graney (p. 026-027)
  10. My Own District (p. 028-029)
  11. My Own District - Laccaroe (p. 030-031)
  12. Blessed Wells (p. 032-033)
  13. Herbs (p. 033-034)
  14. Potatoes (p. 035-037)
  15. Feast Days of the Year (p. 038-042)
  16. Farm Animals (p. 043-044)
  17. Fairs (p. 045-046)
  18. Landlords (p. 047-049)
  19. Bodyke Evictions (p. 050-051)
  20. Inis Cealtra (p. 052-053)
  21. My Own Parish (p. 054-056)
  22. Hurling (p. 057-059)
  23. Football (p. 060-061)
Origin information
Poulagower, Co. Clare
Date created:
Type of Resource
Physical description
1 chapter (vol. 592, p. 1-61)
English  irish  
Early, Biddy, 1798-1874   linked data (naf)
Carnival    linked data (lcsh)
local legends   linked data (afset)
Manners and customs   linked data (lcsh)
Traditional medicine   linked data (lcsh)
Potatoes   linked data (lcsh)
Animal culture   linked data (lcsh)
Commerce   linked data (lcsh)
Land use   linked data (lcsh)
Historic sites   linked data (lcsh)
Dissenters, Religious--Legal status, laws, etc.
Recreation   linked data (lcsh)
School location
PoulagowerPoll an GhabhairPoulagowerTomgraneyTulla UpperClare
University College Dublin. National Folklore Collection UCD .

Original reference: 0592/1

Suggested credit
"The Schools' Manuscript Collection: County Clare schools," held by the National Folklore Collection UCD. © Digital content by University College Dublin, published by UCD Library, University College Dublin <>
Supported by funding from the Department of Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht (Ireland), University College Dublin, and the National Folklore Foundation (Fondúireacht Bhéaloideas Éireann), 2014-2016.
Record source
Metadata creation date: 2014/2016 — Metadata created by Fiontar, Dublin City University, in collaboration with the National Folklore Collection UCD and UCD Library. Original Fiontar metadata converted into MODS by UCD Library.

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