Cruatan

Abstract: Story collected by Tadhg Ó Caomháin, a student at Naomh Breandán, Baile na nGall school (Ballynagall or Ballydavid, Co. Kerry) from informant Mícheál Ó Súilleabháin.

Original reference: 0420/2/8

Loading...School Naomh Breandán, Baile na nGall [Vol. 0420, Chapter 0002]

County The Schools' Manuscript Collection : County Kerry Schools

COLLECTOR
Caomháin, Tadhg Ó
Gender
male
Occupation
múinteoir

transcribed at

 

Cruatan [duchas:4675178]

Oidhche amháin bhí na leanbhaí ag béicigh le n-ocras agus gan aon rud le n-ithe acu, ná aon rud aice le tabhairt dóibh. Chuin iad do shásamh do fúair sí corcán agus líon sí do chlocha é agus chuir ar an dteine é.
    I gcaitheamh na h-oidhche do shín na leanbhaí thall is abhfus ins gach cúinne mar do bhí coladh ortha. Fé cheann tamaill do ghlúais chúiche isteach an doras fear mór breágh. Dfíafruigh sé dhi cad do bhí ar an dteine aici agus dubhairt sí go raibh sí lán do chlocha. Tóg an clúdach do ar seisean. Ní fiú liom é thógaint do ar sise mar níl aon nídh ann ach clocha. Ná bac san ar seisean tóg an clúdach do. Do thóg agus núair d'féach sí isteach ann bhí sé lán d'fheóil. Do dhúisigh

Cruatan [duchas:4675179]

sí na leanbhaí agus d'itheadar a ndóthain. Is é an fear a bhí ann ná          Dia na Glóire núair chonnaic sé an fhoidhne bhí ag an mbean bhocht.

Origin information
Ballynagall or Ballydavid, Co. Kerry
Date created:
Type of Resource
text
Physical description
p. 273-275
Volume 0420
Note
Collected as part of the Schools' Folklore scheme, 1937-1938, under the supervision of teacher Tadhg Ó Caomháin.
Languages
Irish  
Genre
Folktale
Subject
Poverty--Ireland
Hardship--Cruatan
School location
Ballynagall or BallydavidBaile na nGallBallynagall or BallydavidKilmalkedarCorkaguinyKerry
Location
https://doi.org/10.7925/drs1.duchas_4688307
Location
University College Dublin. National Folklore Collection UCD .

Original reference: 0420/2/8

Suggested credit
"Cruatan"in "The Schools' Manuscript Collection," held by University College Dublin, National Folklore Collection UCD. © University College Dublin. Digital content by: Glenbeigh Records Management, published by UCD Library, University College Dublin <https://doi.org/10.7925/drs1.duchas_4688307>
Note
Collected as part of the Schools' Folklore scheme, 1937-1938, under the supervision of teacher Tadhg Ó Caomháin.
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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