Dún Beag (C.)

abstract: A collection of folklore and local history stories from Dún Beag (C.) (school) (Doonbeg, Co. Clare), collected as part of the Schools' Folklore Scheme, 1937-1938 under the supervision of teacher Eibhlín Ní Shúilleabháin.

Original reference: 0626/3

In collection The Schools’ Collection : County Clare schools

  1. Cath Rinn na gConnacht (p. 257-260)
  2. Giorria (p. 260-261)
  3. Ciste Óir i bhFolach (p. 262)
  4. Scéal (p. 263-264)
  5. Scéal Grinn (p. 265-266)
  6. Piseoga (p. 267-270)
  7. Cures (p. 271)
  8. More Piseoga (p. 272-273)
  9. Cailleach Bhéal Átha (p. 274-275)
  10. Steele's Lake (p. 276-277)
  11. Colours - Marriage (p. 277-278)
  12. Names of Places of Fields (p. 278)
  13. Piseoga (p. 280-285)
  14. Ghost Story (p. 285-286)
  15. Ghost Story (p. 287-288)
  16. Kiltinane (p. 289)
  17. Glascloon (p. 290-291)
  18. Rinnagonnaght Witches (p. 292-294)
  19. Cures (p. 294-295)
  20. Derryard Hedge-School (p. 295-297)
  21. Piseoga (p. 297-299)
  22. Names of Fields in the District (p. 299)
  23. Houses (p. 300)
  24. Ghost Story (p. 301)
  25. Story about a School (p. 301-302)
  26. Story about Dromelihy Blessed Well (p. 302-303)
  27. Cruthail (p. 303-305)
  28. Ghost Story (p. 305-308)
  29. Mountrivers House (p. 308-310)
  30. Piseoga (p. 310-313)
  31. Derryard Dye (p. 313-314)
  32. Poll an tSagairt (p. 314-315)
  33. Hedge-School (p. 315-316)
  34. Houses (p. 316-317)
  35. Parish of Killard (p. 317-318)
  36. Hennessy's Avenue (p. 319)
  37. Baltard Dye (p. 320-321)
  38. Old Houses of Derryard (p. 321-322)
  39. Mary Belfast - The Woman under the Bridge (p. 322-324)
  40. Old Barrack (p. 325)
  41. Well (p. 326)
  42. Blessed Well (p. 326-327)
  43. O' Donnells of Clare (p. 327-328)
  44. Two Priests (p. 328-330)
  45. Customs of the Old People (p. 330-332)
  46. Customs of the Old People (p. 332-333)
  47. Famine (p. 333-334)
  48. Food (p. 334-335)
  49. Food and Clothes (p. 336)
  50. Blue Man's Lake (p. 336-337)
  51. Coast Erosion (p. 337-338)
  52. Behans in Caherfinick was a public house long ago. (p. 338)
  53. Stampy (p. 338-339)
  54. Dunmore Fort (p. 340-341)
  55. Studdert's House (p. 341-342)
  56. Hedge-School in Caherfinick (p. 342-344)
  57. Keane's House in Caherfinick (p. 344-345)
  58. Mill in Dromelihy (p. 345-346)
  59. Dunmore Forges (p. 346-347)
  60. Behan's House (p. 347)
  61. Keane's House (p. 347-348)
  62. From 50 to 10 years ago there was a lot of labourers in this district. (p. 348-350)
  63. Old Families that Are Not Heard of Now in Doonbeg (p. 350-351)
  64. Story (p. 351)
  65. Piseoga (p. 352-353)
  66. Piseoga (p. 353-355)
  67. Where the Cattle, Pigs and Fowl Used Be Kept Long Ago (p. 355-356)
  68. Crops (p. 356-357)
  69. Customs of Old People Long Ago (p. 358)
  70. How People Used to Wash and Bleach Clothes Long Ago (p. 358-359)
  71. Customs at Wakes (p. 360-361)
  72. Flax Long Ago (p. 361-362)
  73. Story about a Well (p. 362-364)
  74. Customs at Wakes Long Ago (p. 363)
  75. Washing and Bleaching Clothes (p. 363)
  76. How They Used Cut the Turf Long Ago (p. 365)
  77. Brídeog (p. 366)
Origin information
Doonbeg, Co. Clare
Date created:
typeOfResource
text
Physical description
1 chapter (vol. 626, p. 255-366)
Languages
English  irish  
genre
Chapter
Subject
Folklore--Ireland--Clare
Jokes   linked data (lcsh)
Folk beliefs   linked data (afset)
Traditional medicine   linked data (lcsh)
Marriage   linked data (lcsh)
local legends   linked data (afset)
Supernatural beings   linked data (afset)
Manners and customs   linked data (lcsh)
Animals, Mythical   linked data (lcsh)
Dwellings--Folklore
Schools   linked data (lcsh)
Historic sites   linked data (lcsh)
Folk poetry   linked data (lcsh)
Land use   linked data (lcsh)
Occupations   linked data (lcsh)
Food--Folklore
Clothing and dress   linked data (lcsh)
Bread--Folklore
Smithing   linked data (afset)
Roads   linked data (lcsh)
Death--Folklore
Saint Brigid's Day   linked data (lcsh)
School location
DoonbegAn Dún BeagDoonbegKillardIbrickanClare
Location
https://doi.org/10.7925/drs1.duchas_5162144
Location
University College Dublin. National Folklore Collection UCD .

Original reference: 0626/3

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 <http://digital.ucd.ie/view/duchas:51621445>
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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