Eanach Mór (C.)

Abstract: A collection of folklore and local history stories from Eanach Mór (C.) (school) (Annaghmore, Co. Sligo), collected as part of the Schools' Folklore Scheme, 1937-1938 under the supervision of teacher Caitlín, Bean Uí Mhiadhaigh.

Original reference: 0187/4

In collection The Schools’ Collection : County Sligo schools

  1. A long time ago, there was a man and his wife living together in a house. (p. 233-235)
  2. Weather-Lore (p. 236-237)
  3. Weather-Lore (p. 237-238)
  4. Weather-Lore (p. 239-242)
  5. Cures (p. 243-245)
  6. Cures (p. 245-247)
  7. Cures (p. 247-249)
  8. Cures (p. 249-251)
  9. Local Place Names (p. 252-253)
  10. Local Place Names (p. 253-255)
  11. Riddles (p. 256-261)
  12. Marriage Customs (p. 262-264)
  13. My Home District (p. 265-267)
  14. My Home District (p. 267-269)
  15. Churning (p. 270-272)
  16. Churning - Story (p. 273-274)
  17. Games I Play (p. 275-276)
  18. Games I Play (p. 276-278)
  19. Fairy Forts (p. 279-281)
  20. Story (p. 281-283)
  21. Potato Crops (p. 284-287)
  22. Without title (p. 288-290)
  23. Local Forges (p. 291-293)
  24. Local Forges (p. 293-294)
  25. Local Forges (p. 294)
  26. Local Forges (p. 295-296)
  27. Bird-Lore (p. 297-300)
  28. Herbs (p. 301-303)
  29. Care of Our Farm Animals (p. 304-305)
  30. Care of Our Farm Animals (p. 306)
  31. Care of the Feet (p. 307)
  32. Care of the Feet (p. 308-309)
  33. Food in Olden Times (p. 310-311)
  34. Food in Olden Times (p. 311-312)
  35. Festival Customs (p. 313-314)
  36. Festival Customs (p. 315)
  37. Religious Stories (p. 316-318)
  38. Prayer (p. 318-319)
  39. Story (p. 319-320)
  40. Local Roads (p. 321-322)
  41. Story (p. 323-324)
  42. Travelling Folk (p. 325-327)
  43. Homemade Toys (p. 328-330)
  44. Old Houses (p. 331-332)
  45. Clothes Made Locally (p. 333-335)
  46. Local Fairs (p. 336-338)
  47. Story (p. 338-339)
  48. Local Poets (p. 340-341)
  49. Local Poets (p. 341-342)
  50. Old Schools (p. 343-344)
  51. Local Proverbs (p. 345-348)
  52. Buying and Selling (p. 349-350)
  53. Local Ruin (p. 351-353)
  54. Old Graveyards (p. 354-356)
  55. Bread Made Locally (p. 357-359)
  56. Lore of Certain Days (p. 360-362)
Origin information
Annaghmore, Co. Sligo
Date created:
Type of Resource
Physical description
1 chapter (vol. 187, p. 232-362)
Traditional medicine   linked data (lcsh)
local legends   linked data (afset)
Riddles   linked data (lcsh)
Marriage   linked data (lcsh)
Butter   linked data (lcsh)
Recreation   linked data (lcsh)
Ringforts   linked data (lcsh)
Potatoes   linked data (lcsh)
Smithing   linked data (afset)
Animal culture   linked data (lcsh)
Shoes   linked data (lcsh)
Manners and customs   linked data (lcsh)
Religion   linked data (lcsh)
Prayers   linked data (lcsh)
Roads   linked data (lcsh)
Irish Travellers (Nomadic people)   linked data (lcsh)
Toys   linked data (lcsh)
Clothing and dress   linked data (lcsh)
Commerce   linked data (lcsh)
Folk poetry   linked data (lcsh)
Schools   linked data (lcsh)
Proverbs   linked data (lcsh)
Historic sites   linked data (lcsh)
Cemeteries   linked data (lcsh)
School location
AnnaghmoreAn tEanach MórAnnaghmoreKilfreeCoolavinSligo
University College Dublin. National Folklore Collection UCD .

Original reference: 0187/4

Suggested credit
"The Schools' Manuscript Collection: County Sligo 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:47017665>
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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