Clonusker, An Scairbh

Abstract: A collection of folklore and local history stories from Clonusker, An Scairbh (school) (Cloonusker, Co. Clare), collected as part of the Schools' Folklore Scheme, 1937-1938 under the supervision of teacher Bean Uí Mhaoldhomhnaigh.

Original reference: 0591/3

In collection The Schools’ Collection : County Clare schools

  1. Clonusker - A Remarkable Well (p. 169-170)
  2. Peculiar Names (p. 171)
  3. Local Sayings (p. 172)
  4. Local Sayings (p. 173-174)
  5. Tobar na gCat (p. 175-176)
  6. A Legend of Lough Graney (p. 177-178)
  7. Piseoga (p. 179-180)
  8. Place Names (p. 181)
  9. Quaint Building (p. 183-184)
  10. Biddy Early (p. 185-186)
  11. True Story of Sixty Years Ago (p. 187-188)
  12. Roads (p. 189-190)
  13. Shops (p. 191)
  14. Beggarmen (p. 192)
  15. Gurtaderra (p. 193)
Origin information
Cloonusker, Co. Clare
Date created:
Type of Resource
Physical description
1 chapter (vol. 591, p. 168-193)
Proverbs   linked data (lcsh)
local legends   linked data (afset)
Early, Biddy, 1798-1874   linked data (naf)
Roads   linked data (lcsh)
Commerce   linked data (lcsh)
Irish Travellers (Nomadic people)   linked data (lcsh)
Schools   linked data (lcsh)
School location
CloonuskerCluain OscairCloonuskerTomgraneyTulla UpperClare
University College Dublin. National Folklore Collection UCD .

Original reference: 0591/3

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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