Árd Raithín

Abstract: A collection of folklore and local history stories from Árd Raithín (school) (Ardrahan, Co. Galway), collected as part of the Schools' Folklore Scheme, 1937-1938 under the supervision of teacher Tomás S. Ó Meadhra.

Original reference: 0036/2

In collection The Schools’ Collection : County Galway schools

Origin information
Ardrahan, Co. Galway
Date created:
Type of Resource
Physical description
1 chapter (vol. 36, p. 207-272)
English  irish  
Folklore--Ireland--Galway (County)
Leprechauns   linked data (lcsh)
Treasure troves--Folklore
Jokes   linked data (lcsh)
Early, Biddy, 1798-1874   linked data (naf)
Schools   linked data (lcsh)
Supernatural beings   linked data (afset)
Proverbs   linked data (lcsh)
Folk beliefs   linked data (afset)
Dissenters, Religious--Legal status, laws, etc.
School location
ArdrahanArd RaithinArdrahanKiltartanGalway
University College Dublin. National Folklore Collection UCD .

Original reference: 0036/2

Suggested credit
"The Schools' Manuscript Collection: County Galway schools," held by the National Folklore Collection UCD. © Digital content by University College Dublin, published by UCD Library, University College Dublin <http://digital.ucd.ie/view/duchas:45690565>
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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