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

Original reference: 0939/5

In collection The Schools’ Collection : County Monaghan schools

  1. Churning (p. 245-247)
  2. Old Graveyards (p. 248-250)
  3. Potato Crop (p. 251-253)
  4. Local Cures (p. 254-256)
  5. Riddles (p. 257-262)
  6. Seanfhocail (p. 263-264)
  7. Words Used Before Revival of Gaelic League (p. 265)
  8. Seanfhocail (p. 266)
  9. Place Names (p. 267)
  10. Piseoga (p. 268-270)
Origin information
Corlat, Co. Monaghan
Date created:
Type of Resource
Physical description
1 chapter (vol. 939, p. 245a-270)
English  irish  
Folklore--Ireland--Monaghan (County)
Cemeteries   linked data (lcsh)
Potatoes   linked data (lcsh)
Traditional medicine   linked data (lcsh)
Riddles   linked data (lcsh)
Proverbs   linked data (lcsh)
Schools   linked data (lcsh)
Ireland--History--Famine, 1845-1852
Folk beliefs   linked data (afset)
School location
CorlatCorr LeachtCorlatAghnamullenCremorneMonaghan
University College Dublin. National Folklore Collection UCD .

Original reference: 0939/5

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 <>
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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