Abstract: A collection of folklore and local history stories from Tullybrack (school) (Tullybrack, Co. Cavan), collected as part of the Schools' Folklore Scheme, 1937-1938 under the supervision of teacher F. Maguire.

Original reference: 0963/1

In collection The Schools’ Collection : County Cavan schools

  1. Hidden Treasure (p. 001-002)
  2. Maguire's Chair is the name given to a great rock & rock formation... (p. 003-004)
  3. Crafts (p. 005-006)
  4. Cures (p. 007-012)
  5. Weather-Lore (p. 013-014)
  6. Cures (p. 015-016)
  7. Proverbs (p. 017-018)
  8. Folk Tale - The Ball (p. 019-020)
  9. Funny Story (p. 021)
  10. Pooka (p. 022-024)
  11. Wonderful Belief (p. 025)
  12. Folk Tale - The Enchanted Square (p. 026)
  13. Folk Tale - The Stray Sod (p. 027-028)
  14. Unlucky Things (p. 028-029)
  15. Testing the Site for a House (p. 030)
  16. Forbidden Site (p. 031-032)
  17. Bean Sí (p. 033-035)
  18. Ghosts (p. 036-038)
  19. Féar Gortach (p. 039)
  20. Long Ago (p. 040-041)
  21. Changelings (p. 042-043)
  22. Whit Times - Danger in the Water (p. 044)
  23. Stories of Fairies (p. 045-046)
  24. Ghost Trains (p. 047)
  25. Black Pig (p. 048)
  26. St Columkille's Prophesies (p. 049)
  27. Living Witness of the Fairies (p. 050)
  28. Gobán Saor (p. 051)
  29. Final (p. 055)
Origin information
Tullybrack, Co. Cavan
Date created:
Type of Resource
Physical description
1 chapter (vol. 963, p. 1A-55)
Folklore--Ireland--Cavan (County)
Occupations   linked data (lcsh)
Traditional medicine   linked data (lcsh)
Proverbs   linked data (lcsh)
Jokes   linked data (lcsh)
Supernatural beings   linked data (afset)
Manners and customs   linked data (lcsh)
Brigands and robbers   linked data (lcsh)
Geographical myths   linked data (lcsh)
Banshees   linked data (lcsh)
Animals, Mythical   linked data (lcsh)
Pentecost Festival   linked data (lcsh)
Folk beliefs   linked data (afset)
Geographical myths   linked data (lcsh)
Columba, Saint, 521-597   linked data (viaf)
Gobán Saor (Legendary character)   linked data (lcsh)
School location
TullybrackAn Tulaigh BhreacTullybrackTempleportTullyhawCavan
University College Dublin. National Folklore Collection UCD .

Original reference: 0963/1

Suggested credit
"The Schools' Manuscript Collection: County Cavan 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:50447845>
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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