Abstract: A collection of folklore and local history stories from Dúnlocháin (school) (Doonloughan, Co. Galway), collected as part of the Schools' Folklore Scheme, 1937-1938 under the supervision of teacher Sorcha M. Ní Dhonnchadha.

Original reference: 0005/2

In collection The Schools’ Collection : County Galway schools

  1. Nósanna na Samhna (p. 033)
  2. Oíche Shamhna (p. 034)
  3. Oíche Shamhna (p. 034)
  4. Naomh Cáilín (p. 035-036)
  5. Seanchas i dtaobh na hAimsire (p. 037-038)
  6. Seanchas i dtaobh na hAimsire (p. 038-039)
  7. Seanfhocla (p. 040-041)
  8. Seanfhocla (p. 042-045)
  9. Seanfhocla (p. 046)
  10. Seanfhocla (p. 047)
  11. Daoine Cáiliúla (p. 048)
  12. Mo Cheantar Féin (p. 049-050)
  13. Tithe na Seanaimsire (p. 051-052)
  14. Cúram na gCos (p. 053)
  15. Nósanna na Bealtaine (p. 054)
  16. Nósanna na Bealtaine (p. 054-055)
  17. Scéalta Grinn (p. 056-057)
  18. Scéalta Grinn (p. 055-056)
  19. Scéalta Grinn (p. 057-059)
  20. Scéalta Grinn (p. 059-060)
  21. Scéalta Grinn (p. 060-062)
  22. Scéalta Grinn (p. 062-063)
  23. Seanscéal (p. 064-065)
  24. Seanscéal (p. 066-067)
  25. Toibreacha Beannaithe (p. 068-069)
  26. Scéalta (p. 070)
  27. Scéalta (p. 070-071)
  28. Cruatan (p. 072-073)
  29. Cruatan (p. 073-075)
  30. Cruatan (p. 075-076)
  31. Cruatan (p. 076)
  32. Cruatan (p. 077)
  33. Leigheasanna (p. 078)
  34. Leigheasanna (p. 079)
  35. Tiarnaí Talún (p. 079)
  36. Luibheanna (p. 080)
Origin information
Doonloughan, Co. Galway
Date created:
Type of Resource
Physical description
1 chapter (vol. 5, p. 31-80)
English  irish  
Folklore--Ireland--Galway (County)
Manners and customs   linked data (lcsh)
Supernatural beings   linked data (afset)
Verbal arts and literature   linked data (afset)
Clothing and dress   linked data (lcsh)
Ireland--History--Famine, 1845-1852
Land use   linked data (lcsh)
Traditional medicine   linked data (lcsh)
Halloween   linked data (lcsh)
Proverbs   linked data (lcsh)
local legends   linked data (afset)
Shoes   linked data (lcsh)
May (Month)--Folklore
Jokes   linked data (lcsh)
School location
DoonloughanDún LocháinDoonloughanBallindoon & IslandsBallynahinchGalway
University College Dublin. National Folklore Collection UCD .

Original reference: 0005/2

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:46026825>
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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