Droichead a' Chláirín (Buachaillí)

Abstract: A collection of folklore and local history stories from Droichead a' Chláirín (Buachaillí) (school) (Clarinbridge, Co. Galway), collected as part of the Schools' Folklore Scheme, 1937-1938 under the supervision of teacher Seán Sabhaois.

Original reference: 0033/2

In collection The Schools’ Collection : County Galway schools

  1. Tobar Usáinne (p. 0173-0174)
  2. Tobar Máirtin (p. 0175)
  3. Tobar Bracken (p. 0176-0177)
  4. Poll na gCeann (p. 0178-0179)
  5. Clarinbridge (p. 0180)
  6. Killeely (p. 0181)
  7. Cloughalahard (p. 0182)
  8. St Sornian's Well (p. 0183)
  9. Caheradrinan (p. 0184)
  10. Matchmaking (p. 0186-0187)
  11. Weather (p. 0188-0189)
  12. Kilcornan Castle (p. 0190)
  13. Kilcornan Church (p. 0191)
  14. Games (p. 0192-0193)
  15. Place Names (p. 0194-0196)
  16. My Village (p. 0197-0198)
  17. My Village (p. 0199-0200)
  18. Potatoes (p. 0201-0203)
  19. Games (p. 0204)
  20. Poll na gCeann (p. 0205)
  21. November Night (p. 0206)
  22. St Stephen's Day (p. 0207-0208)
  23. St John's Night (p. 0209)
  24. Bia na Seanaimsire (p. 0210-0211)
  25. Cúram na gCos (p. 0212-0213)
  26. Graveyards (p. 0214-0215)
  27. My Village (p. 0216-0217)
  28. St Stephen's Day (p. 0218-0219)
  29. Tobar Máirtín (p. 0220)
  30. Houses (p. 0221-0222)
  31. Graveyards (p. 0223-0224)
  32. Farm Animals (p. 0225-0226)
  33. Houses (p. 0227-0228)
  34. Houses (p. 0229-0231)
Origin information
Clarinbridge, Co. Galway
Date created:
Type of Resource
Physical description
1 chapter (vol. 33, p. 171-231)
Folklore--Ireland--Galway (County)
Manners and customs   linked data (lcsh)
Folk poetry   linked data (lcsh)
local legends   linked data (afset)
Ringforts   linked data (lcsh)
Marriage   linked data (lcsh)
Historic sites   linked data (lcsh)
Recreation   linked data (lcsh)
Potatoes   linked data (lcsh)
Halloween   linked data (lcsh)
Saint Stephen's Day   linked data (lcsh)
John the Baptist’s Day   linked data (lcsh)
Shoes   linked data (lcsh)
Cemeteries   linked data (lcsh)
Animal culture   linked data (lcsh)
School location
ClarinbridgeDroichead an ChláirínClarinbridgeStradballyDunkellinGalway
University College Dublin. National Folklore Collection UCD .

Original reference: 0033/2

Suggested credit
"The Schools' Manuscript Collection: County Galway 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:45690445>
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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