Aughaconey

abstract: A collection of folklore and local history stories from Aughaconey (school) (Aghaconny, Co. Cavan), collected as part of the Schools' Folklore Scheme, 1937-1938 under the supervision of teacher S. Mac Síomóin.

Original reference: 0989/3

In collection The Schools’ Collection : County Cavan schools

  1. Local Marriage Customs (p. 209-211)
  2. Churning (p. 212-213)
  3. Butter-Making - Stories (p. 214)
  4. Butter-Making - a Story (p. 215)
  5. Butter-Making - a Story (p. 216)
  6. Butter-Making - a Story (p. 217)
  7. Butter-Making - a Story (p. 218-219)
  8. Butter-Making - a Story (p. 220-221)
  9. Riddles (p. 222-230)
  10. Keep the bad dog on your side (p. 231-236)
  11. Local Games (p. 237-244)
  12. Local Cures (p. 245-247)
  13. Weather-Lore (p. 248-249)
  14. Local Place Names (p. 250)
  15. Our Farm (p. 251)
  16. Our Farm (p. 252)
  17. Our Farm (p. 253)
  18. Our Farm (p. 254)
  19. Our Farm (p. 254)
  20. Names of Fields on other Farms (p. 255)
  21. Our Farm (p. 255)
  22. Our Farm (p. 256)
  23. Local Forges (p. 257-259)
  24. Severe Weather (p. 260)
  25. Another Storm (p. 260-261)
  26. Another Storm (p. 262)
  27. Big Wind Storm (p. 262)
  28. My Home District (p. 263)
  29. My Home District (p. 264-265)
  30. My Home District (p. 264)
  31. Farm Animals (p. 266-267)
  32. Herbs (p. 268-269)
  33. Fairy Forts (p. 270)
  34. Story (p. 270)
  35. Fairy Forts (p. 271)
  36. Another Story (p. 271)
  37. Fairy Forts (p. 272)
  38. Another Story (p. 272)
  39. Local Prayers (p. 273-278)
  40. Famine Times (p. 279-280)
  41. Landlord (p. 281)
  42. Making a Doll (p. 282)
  43. Making a Daisy Chain (p. 282-283)
  44. Making a Top (p. 283-284)
  45. Baton (p. 284)
  46. Old Crafts (p. 285-286)
  47. Making a Losad (p. 287)
  48. Making Donkey Mats (p. 288)
  49. Making Creels or Bardogs (p. 289)
  50. Thatching (p. 290)
  51. Song - Cavan Meeting (p. 291-292)
  52. Pat O'Donnell (p. 293-296)
  53. Irish Words Still in Use (p. 297)
  54. Care of the Feet (p. 298-299)
  55. Food in the Olden Days (p. 300-301)
  56. Irish Words Still in Use in District (p. 302)
  57. Bread (p. 303)
  58. Old Schools (p. 304-305)
  59. Old Houses (p. 306-307)
  60. Local Fairs (p. 308-309)
  61. Old Sayings (p. 310-311)
  62. Travelling Tailor (p. 312)
  63. St Stephen's Day (p. 313)
  64. Football Match (p. 314)
  65. Another Football Match (p. 314-315)
Origin information
Aghaconny, Co. Cavan
Date created:
typeOfResource
text
Physical description
1 chapter (vol. 989, p. 208-315)
Languages
English  
genre
Chapter
Subject
Folklore--Ireland--Cavan (County)
Butter   linked data (lcsh)
Riddles   linked data (lcsh)
Recreation   linked data (lcsh)
Traditional medicine   linked data (lcsh)
Weather--Folklore
local legends   linked data (afset)
Smithing   linked data (afset)
Severe storms   linked data (lcsh)
Winds--Folklore
Dwellings--Folklore
Animal culture   linked data (lcsh)
Ringforts   linked data (lcsh)
Prayers   linked data (lcsh)
Ireland--History--Famine, 1845-1852
Land use   linked data (lcsh)
Occupations   linked data (lcsh)
Basket making   linked data (lcsh)
Thatched roofs   linked data (lcsh)
Schools   linked data (lcsh)
Shoes   linked data (lcsh)
Food--Folklore
Bread--Folklore
Commerce   linked data (lcsh)
Proverbs   linked data (lcsh)
Irish Travellers (Nomadic people)   linked data (lcsh)
Clothing and dress   linked data (lcsh)
Saint Stephen's Day   linked data (lcsh)
School location
AghaconnyAghaconnyCrosserloughClanmahonCavan
Location
https://doi.org/10.7925/drs1.duchas_5070751
Location
University College Dublin. National Folklore Collection UCD .

Original reference: 0989/3

Suggested credit
"The Schools' Manuscript Collection: County Cavan 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:50707515>
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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