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Brittas

Abstract: A collection of folklore and local history stories from Brittas (school) (Brittas, Co. Dublin), collected as part of the Schools' Folklore Scheme, 1937-1938 under the supervision of teacher B. Ní Mhaoldhomhnaigh.

Original reference: 0794/4

In collection The Schools’ Collection : County Dublin schools

  1. Weather (p. 385)
  2. Riddles (p. 385)
  3. Weather (p. 386)
  4. Riddles (p. 386)
  5. Weather (p. 387)
  6. Riddles (p. 387)
  7. Storms (p. 388)
  8. Riddles (p. 388)
  9. Weather-Lore (p. 389)
  10. Riddles (p. 389)
  11. Weather-Lore (p. 390)
  12. Riddles (p. 390)
  13. Weather-Lore (p. 391)
  14. Riddles (p. 391)
  15. Travellers (p. 392)
  16. Marriage Customs (p. 393)
  17. Marriage Customs (p. 394)
  18. Riddles (p. 394)
  19. Marriage Customs (p. 395)
  20. Riddles (p. 395)
  21. Local Travellers (p. 396)
  22. Hedge-Schools (p. 397)
  23. Riddles (p. 397)
  24. Games (p. 398-399)
  25. Games (p. 400-401)
  26. Old Roads (p. 402)
  27. Herbs (p. 403)
  28. Riddles (p. 403)
  29. Marriage Customs (p. 404)
  30. Riddles (p. 404)
  31. Ghost Stories (p. 405)
  32. Drowning (p. 406)
  33. Riddles (p. 406)
  34. Ghost Stories (p. 407)
  35. Herbs (p. 408)
  36. Old Roads (p. 409)
  37. Riddles (p. 409)
  38. Potatoes (p. 410)
  39. Riddles (p. 410)
  40. Cures (p. 411)
  41. Riddles (p. 411)
  42. Ghosts (p. 412)
  43. Leprachaun (p. 413-414)
  44. Religious Stories (p. 415)
  45. Religious Stories (p. 416)
  46. Old Castles (p. 417)
  47. Herbs (p. 418)
  48. Riddles (p. 418)
  49. Ruins (p. 419)
  50. Riddles (p. 419)
  51. Prayers (p. 420)
  52. Riddles (p. 420)
  53. Folklore (p. 421)
  54. Riddles (p. 421)
  55. Haunted Places (p. 422)
  56. Graveyards (p. 423)
  57. Localisms (p. 424)
  58. Religious Stories (p. 425-426)
  59. Historical Stories (p. 427)
  60. Localisms (p. 428)
  61. Story (p. 429)
  62. Words Said in Buying or Selling (p. 430)
  63. Ghost Stories (p. 431)
  64. Ghost Stories (p. 432-433)
  65. Potatoes (p. 434)
  66. Religious Stories (p. 435)
  67. Emblems (p. 436)
  68. Riddles (p. 436)
  69. Prayers (p. 437)
  70. Riddles (p. 437)
  71. Stories (p. 438)
  72. Cures (p. 439-444)
  73. Funny Stories (p. 445)
  74. Snowstorm (p. 446)
  75. Treasures (p. 447)
  76. Riddles (p. 447)
  77. Stories (p. 448)
  78. Riddles (p. 448)
  79. Local Customs (p. 449)
  80. Names of Fields (p. 450)
  81. Riddles (p. 450)
  82. Blessed Wells (p. 451-452)
  83. Leprachaun (p. 453)
  84. Riddles (p. 453)
  85. Funny Stories (p. 454)
  86. Story (p. 454-455)
  87. Story (p. 456)
  88. Story (p. 456-457)
  89. Story (p. 457-459)
  90. Story (p. 460)
  91. Once an Irish man was out in Africa, and he was looking for digs. (p. 460)
  92. Riddles (p. 460-461)
  93. Superstitions (p. 462-463)
  94. Names of Fields (p. 464)
  95. Cures (p. 465-466)
  96. Local Proverbs (p. 467)
  97. Local Place Names (p. 468)
  98. Superstitions (p. 469)
  99. Stories (p. 470-471)
  100. Place Names (p. 472)
  101. Words Used in Bargaining (p. 473)
  102. Story (p. 474)
  103. Folklore (p. 475)
  104. Old Sayings (p. 475)
  105. Story (p. 476)
  106. Ghost Story (p. 477)
  107. Folklore (p. 478)
  108. Riddles (p. 478)
  109. Local Stories (p. 479)
  110. Superstitions (p. 480)
  111. Local Proverbs (p. 481)
  112. Prayers (p. 482)
Origin information
Brittas, Co. Dublin
Date created:
Type of Resource
text
Physical description
1 chapter (vol. 794, p. 384-482)
Languages
English  
Genre
Chapter
Subject
Folklore--Ireland--Dublin (County)
Riddles   linked data (lcsh)
Weather--Folklore
Severe storms   linked data (lcsh)
Irish Travellers (Nomadic people)   linked data (lcsh)
Marriage   linked data (lcsh)
Rites and ceremonies   linked data (lcsh)
Schools   linked data (lcsh)
Recreation   linked data (lcsh)
Roads   linked data (lcsh)
Traditional medicine   linked data (lcsh)
Supernatural beings   linked data (afset)
Drowning   linked data (lcsh)
Potatoes   linked data (lcsh)
Leprechauns   linked data (lcsh)
Manners and customs   linked data (lcsh)
Historic sites   linked data (lcsh)
Dissenters, Religious--Legal status, laws, etc.
Prayers   linked data (lcsh)
Verbal arts and literature   linked data (afset)
Cemeteries   linked data (lcsh)
local legends   linked data (afset)
Religion   linked data (lcsh)
Commerce   linked data (lcsh)
Jokes   linked data (lcsh)
Frost   linked data (lcsh)
Treasure troves--Folklore
Folk beliefs   linked data (afset)
Proverbs   linked data (lcsh)
Animals--Folklore
Fenians   linked data (lcsh)
School location
BrittasAn BriotásBrittasTallaghtUppercrossDublin
Location
https://doi.org/10.7925/drs1.duchas_4428216
Location
University College Dublin. National Folklore Collection UCD .

Original reference: 0794/4

Suggested credit
"The Schools' Manuscript Collection: County Dublin 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:44282165>
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.

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