Abstract: A collection of folklore and local history stories from Broadford (school) (Broadford, Co. Clare), collected as part of the Schools' Folklore Scheme, 1937-1938 under the supervision of teacher M. Fitzpatrick.

Original reference: 0585/3

In collection The Schools’ Collection : County Clare schools

Origin information
Broadford, Co. Clare
Date created:
Type of Resource
Physical description
1 chapter (vol. 585, p. 215a-268)
Traditional medicine   linked data (lcsh)
Supernatural beings   linked data (afset)
Treasure troves--Folklore
Early, Biddy, 1798-1874   linked data (naf)
Agriculture   linked data (lcsh)
Ireland--History--Rebellion of 1798
Historic sites   linked data (lcsh)
Proverbs   linked data (lcsh)
Land use   linked data (lcsh)
Manners and customs   linked data (lcsh)
Shoes   linked data (lcsh)
Ireland--History--Famine, 1845-1852
School location
BroadfordÁth LeathanBroadfordKilseilyTulla LowerClare
University College Dublin. National Folklore Collection UCD .

Original reference: 0585/3

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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