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Drumakill

Abstract: A collection of folklore and local history stories from Drumakill (school) (Drumakill, Co. Monaghan), collected as part of the Schools' Folklore Scheme, 1937-1938 under the supervision of teacher Florence Harrison.

Original reference: 0943/1

In collection The Schools’ Collection : County Monaghan schools

  1. Hidden Treasure (p. 001)
  2. Hidden Treasure (p. 002)
  3. Funny Story (p. 003)
  4. Funny Story (p. 004)
  5. Funny Story (p. 005)
  6. Funny Story (p. 006)
  7. Funny Story (p. 007)
  8. Funny Story (p. 008)
  9. Funny Story (p. 009)
  10. Riddles (p. 010-015)
  11. Weather-Lore (p. 016-018)
  12. Local Heroes (p. 019)
  13. Local Heroes - A Famous Runner (p. 020)
  14. Local Heroes - Red Hugh Mac Mahon (p. 021)
  15. Local Happenings (p. 022-023)
  16. Severe Weather (p. 024)
  17. Severe Weather (p. 025)
  18. Severe Weather (p. 026)
  19. Old Schools (p. 027)
  20. Old Crafts - Candle-Making (p. 028)
  21. Old Crafts - Basket-Making (p. 029)
  22. Old Crafts - Rush Lights (p. 030)
  23. Old Crafts - Soap-Making (p. 030)
  24. Old Crafts - Coopery (p. 031)
  25. Old Crafts - Forge Work (p. 031)
  26. Old Crafts - Leather Tanning (p. 032)
  27. Old Crafts - Clock-Making (p. 032)
  28. Old Crafts - Spinning and Weaving (p. 033)
  29. Old Crafts - Quilting (p. 033)
  30. Old Crafts - Bulrush Weaving (p. 034)
  31. Old Crafts - Net-Making (p. 034)
  32. Old Crafts - Scutching (p. 035)
  33. Old Crafts - Dyeing (p. 035)
  34. Old Crafts - Nail-Making (p. 036)
  35. Old Crafts - Wheel-Making (p. 036)
  36. Old Crafts - Thatching (p. 037)
  37. Old Crafts - Polish-Making (p. 037)
  38. Old Crafts - Besom-Making (p. 038)
  39. Old Crafts - Pipe-Making (p. 038)
  40. Local Marriage Customs (p. 039-040)
  41. Local Place Names - How Anna Oine Got Its Name (p. 042)
  42. Local Place Names - How Muckno Got Its Name (p. 043)
  43. Local Place Names (p. 044)
  44. Bird-Lore (p. 045-047)
  45. Local Cures (p. 048)
  46. Local Cures - Whooping Cough (p. 049)
  47. Local Cures (p. 050)
  48. Local Cures (p. 051)
  49. Local Cures (p. 052)
  50. Local Cures (p. 053)
  51. Local Cures (p. 054)
  52. Local Cures - Jaundice (p. 055)
  53. Homemade Toys (p. 056-057)
  54. Lore of Certain Days (p. 058-059)
  55. Travelling Folk (p. 060)
  56. Fairy Forts (p. 061-062)
  57. Drumakill Fort (p. 062-063)
  58. Local Poets (p. 064-065)
  59. Famine Times (p. 066-067)
  60. Games we Play - Indoor (p. 068)
  61. Games we Play - Outdoor (p. 069)
  62. Local Roads (p. 070)
  63. My Home District - Dromore (p. 071-072)
  64. My Home District - Drumleek South (p. 073)
  65. My Home District - Drumakill (p. 074-075)
  66. My Home District - Church Hill (p. 076-077)
  67. My Home District - Longfield (p. 078-079)
  68. Holy Wells (p. 080)
  69. Herbs (p. 081-083)
  70. Potato Crop (p. 084-086)
  71. Proverbs (p. 087)
  72. Proverbs (p. 087-088)
  73. Proverbs (p. 088-089)
  74. Proverbs (p. 089)
  75. Proverbs (p. 089-090)
  76. Proverbs (p. 090-091)
  77. Festival Customs (p. 092-093)
  78. Farm Animals (p. 094-095)
  79. Churning (p. 096-099)
  80. Care of the Feet (p. 100-101)
  81. Local Forge (p. 102-103)
  82. Clothes Made Locally (p. 104-105)
  83. Local Patron Saint (p. 106-107)
  84. Local Fairs (p. 108-109)
  85. Landlord (p. 110-111)
  86. Food Long Ago (p. 112-113)
  87. Old Story (p. 114-115)
  88. Old Irish Tales - Fairies (p. 116)
  89. Old Irish Tales - Fairies (p. 117)
  90. Song (p. 118-124)
  91. Local Monuments (p. 125)
  92. Bread (p. 126-127)
  93. Buying and Selling (p. 128-129)
  94. Old Houses (p. 130-131)
  95. Stories of Giants and Warriors (p. 132-133)
  96. Leipreachán (p. 134)
  97. Leipreachán (p. 135)
  98. Local Ruins (p. 136-137)
  99. Old Graveyards (p. 138-139)
  100. Emblems of Value (p. 140)
  101. Old Story (p. 141-142)
  102. Old Story (p. 143)
  103. Landlord (p. 144-145)
  104. Landlord (p. 146)
  105. Local Happenings - Drowning of John Bailey (p. 147-148)
  106. Old Graveyards (p. 149-152)
  107. Historic Tradition (p. 153-156)
  108. Ancient Beliefs and Superstitions (p. 157-161)
  109. Strange Animals (p. 162)
  110. Strange Animals (p. 163)
  111. Old Prayer (p. 164)
Origin information
Drumakill, Co. Monaghan
Date created:
Type of Resource
text
Physical description
1 chapter (vol. 943, p. 1A-164)
Languages
English  
Genre
Chapter
Subject
Folklore--Ireland--Monaghan (County)
Treasure troves--Folklore
Jokes   linked data (lcsh)
Rites and ceremonies   linked data (lcsh)
Riddles   linked data (lcsh)
Weather--Folklore
Poverty--Ireland
Severe storms   linked data (lcsh)
Schools   linked data (lcsh)
Candlemaking   linked data (lcsh)
Basket making   linked data (lcsh)
Occupations   linked data (lcsh)
Soap trade   linked data (lcsh)
Coopering   linked data (afset)
Smithing   linked data (afset)
Tanning   linked data (lcsh)
Textile industry   linked data (lcsh)
Dyes and dyeing   linked data (lcsh)
Nail craft   linked data (lcsh)
Thatched roofs   linked data (lcsh)
Marriage   linked data (lcsh)
Land use   linked data (lcsh)
Manners and customs   linked data (lcsh)
Supernatural beings   linked data (afset)
local legends   linked data (afset)
Birds--Folklore
Traditional medicine   linked data (lcsh)
Whooping cough   linked data (lcsh)
Jaundice   linked data (lcsh)
Toys   linked data (lcsh)
Irish Travellers (Nomadic people)   linked data (lcsh)
Ringforts   linked data (lcsh)
Folk poetry   linked data (lcsh)
Ireland--History--Famine, 1845-1852
Recreation   linked data (lcsh)
Roads   linked data (lcsh)
Potatoes   linked data (lcsh)
Proverbs   linked data (lcsh)
Animal culture   linked data (lcsh)
Butter   linked data (lcsh)
Shoes   linked data (lcsh)
Clothing and dress   linked data (lcsh)
Commerce   linked data (lcsh)
Food--Folklore
Historic sites   linked data (lcsh)
Bread--Folklore
Dwellings--Folklore
Giants--Folklore
Leprechauns   linked data (lcsh)
Cemeteries   linked data (lcsh)
Signs and symbols--Ireland
Drowning   linked data (lcsh)
Prayers   linked data (lcsh)
School location
DrumakillDroim na CoilleDrumakillMucknoCremorneMonaghan
Location
https://doi.org/10.7925/drs1.duchas_4723848
Location
University College Dublin. National Folklore Collection UCD .

Original reference: 0943/1

Suggested credit
"The Schools' Manuscript Collection: County Monaghan 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:47238485>
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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