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Robertson

Abstract: A collection of folklore and local history stories from Robertson (school) (Ballintra, Co. Donegal), collected as part of the Schools' Folklore Scheme, 1937-1938 under the supervision of teacher Somhairle Mac Ádhaimh.

Original reference: 1033/2

In collection The Schools’ Collection : County Donegal schools

  1. Local Marriage Customs (p. 091-092)
  2. Local Marriage Customs (p. 093)
  3. Local Marriage Customs (p. 094-097)
  4. Giants Stories (p. 098-099)
  5. Giants Stories (p. 100-101)
  6. Giant Stories (p. 102)
  7. Fairy Forts (p. 103-104)
  8. Fairy Forts (p. 105-107)
  9. Fairy Forts (p. 108-109)
  10. Fairy Forts (p. 110)
  11. Fairy Forts (p. 111-113)
  12. Fairy Forts (p. 114-115)
  13. Churning (p. 116-117)
  14. Churning (p. 118-119)
  15. Churning (p. 120-122)
  16. Old Graveyards (p. 123-124)
  17. Old Graveyards (p. 125-126)
  18. Old Graveyards (p. 127-128)
  19. Old Graveyards (p. 129-130)
  20. Severe Weather (p. 131-133)
  21. Severe Weather (p. 134-135)
  22. Severe Weather (p. 136)
  23. Severe Weather (p. 137-138)
  24. Severe Weather (p. 139-140)
  25. Local Cures (p. 141-142)
  26. Local Cures (p. 143-144)
  27. Local Cures (p. 145-146)
  28. Local Cures (p. 147-148)
  29. Local Cures (p. 149-150)
  30. Riddles (p. 151-152)
  31. Riddles (p. 153-154)
  32. Riddles (p. 155-156)
  33. Riddles (p. 157-158)
  34. Riddles (p. 159-161)
  35. Riddles (p. 162-163)
  36. Lore of Certain Days (p. 164)
  37. Lore of Certain Days (p. 165)
  38. Local Monuments (p. 166)
  39. Local Monuments (p. 167)
  40. Local Monuments (p. 168)
  41. May Customs (p. 169-170)
  42. May Customs (p. 171-172)
  43. May Day (p. 173-174)
  44. May Customs (p. 175)
  45. Old Crafts (p. 176-177)
  46. Old Crafts (p. 178)
  47. Old Crafts (p. 179-180)
  48. Old Crafts (p. 181)
Origin information
Ballintra, Co. Donegal
Date created:
Type of Resource
text
Physical description
1 chapter (vol. 1033, p. 89-181)
Languages
English  
Genre
Chapter
Subject
Folklore--Ireland--Donegal (County)
Marriage   linked data (lcsh)
Historic sites   linked data (lcsh)
Ringforts   linked data (lcsh)
Butter   linked data (lcsh)
Cemeteries   linked data (lcsh)
Severe storms   linked data (lcsh)
Traditional medicine   linked data (lcsh)
Riddles   linked data (lcsh)
Manners and customs   linked data (lcsh)
May (Month)--Folklore
Occupations   linked data (lcsh)
School location
BallintraBaile an tSrathaBallintraDrumhomeTirhughDonegal
Location
https://doi.org/10.7925/drs1.duchas_4428275
Location
University College Dublin. National Folklore Collection UCD .

Original reference: 1033/2

Suggested credit
"The Schools' Manuscript Collection: County Donegal 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:44282755>
Funding
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.

Rights & Usage Conditions

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