Clochar na Trócaire, An Tulach

Abstract: A collection of folklore and local history stories from Clochar na Trócaire, An Tulach (school) (Tulla, Co. Clare), collected as part of the Schools' Folklore Scheme, 1937-1938 under the supervision of teacher An tSr. Trócaire.

Original reference: 0589/3

In collection The Schools’ Collection : County Clare schools

  1. Funny Story (p. 187)
  2. Funny Story (p. 188-189)
  3. Funny Story (p. 190-191)
  4. Funny Story (p. 192-193)
  5. Hidden Treasure (p. 194)
  6. Hidden Treasure (p. 195)
  7. Hidden Treasure (p. 196)
  8. Biddy Early (p. 197-198)
  9. Holy Wells (p. 199-200)
  10. Holy Wells (p. 201)
  11. Holy Wells (p. 202)
  12. Holy Wells (p. 203)
  13. Holy Wells (p. 204)
  14. Local Cures (p. 205-206)
  15. Famine Times (p. 207)
  16. Famine Times (p. 208-209)
  17. Riddles (p. 210-213)
  18. Riddles (p. 214-216)
  19. Riddles (p. 217-220)
  20. Riddles (p. 221-222)
  21. Riddles (p. 223-225)
  22. Local Marriage Customs (p. 226-229)
  23. Bread (p. 230-231)
  24. Local Fairs (p. 232-234)
  25. Local Fairs (p. 235-236)
  26. Care of the Feet (p. 237-238)
  27. Care of the Feet (p. 239-240)
Origin information
Tulla, Co. Clare
Date created:
Type of Resource
Physical description
1 chapter (vol. 589, p. 185-240)
Jokes   linked data (lcsh)
Treasure troves--Folklore
Early, Biddy, 1798-1874   linked data (naf)
Manners and customs   linked data (lcsh)
Traditional medicine   linked data (lcsh)
Ireland--History--Famine, 1845-1852
Riddles   linked data (lcsh)
Marriage   linked data (lcsh)
Commerce   linked data (lcsh)
Shoes   linked data (lcsh)
School location
TullaAn TulachTullaTullaTulla UpperClare
University College Dublin. National Folklore Collection UCD .

Original reference: 0589/3

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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