Castletowngeoghegan (C.)

abstract: A collection of folklore and local history stories from Castletowngeoghegan (C.) (school) (Castletown Geoghegan, Co. Westmeath), collected as part of the Schools' Folklore Scheme, 1937-1938 under the supervision of teacher C. Ní Chonaire.

Original reference: 0734/5

In collection The Schools’ Collection : County Westmeath schools

  1. Hidden Treasure (p. 351)
  2. Hidden Treasure (p. 351)
  3. Hidden Treasure (p. 352)
  4. Hidden Treasure (p. 352-353)
  5. Hidden Treasure (p. 354)
  6. Hidden Treasure (p. 354)
  7. Hidden Treasure (p. 354)
  8. Hidden Treasure (p. 355)
  9. Hidden Treasure (p. 355)
  10. Funny Stories (p. 356)
  11. Funny Story (p. 356-357)
  12. Funny Story (p. 358)
  13. Funny Story (p. 359)
  14. Funny Story (p. 359)
  15. Funny Story (p. 359-361)
  16. Funny Story (p. 361-362)
  17. Funny Story (p. 362)
  18. Funny Story (p. 363)
  19. Funny Story (p. 363-364)
  20. Funny Story (p. 364-365)
  21. Funny Story (p. 365)
  22. Funny Story (p. 365-366)
  23. Funny Story (p. 366-367)
  24. Funny Story (p. 367)
  25. Funny Story (p. 368)
  26. Funny Story (p. 368-369)
  27. Funny Story (p. 369-370)
  28. Riddles (p. 371-386)
  29. Weather-Lore (p. 387-390)
  30. Local Heroes (p. 391-396)
  31. Severe Weather (p. 397-400)
  32. Local Happenings (p. 401-408)
  33. Old Schools (p. 408-411)
  34. Old Crafts (p. 411-418)
  35. Local Marriage Customs (p. 418-422)
  36. In the Penal Times (p. 422-429)
  37. Local Place Names (p. 430-434)
  38. Bird-Lore (p. 435-439)
  39. Local Cures (p. 440-445)
  40. Homemade Toys (p. 446-448)
  41. Lore of Certain Days (p. 449-450)
  42. Travelling Folk (p. 451-453)
  43. Fairy Forts (p. 453-456)
  44. Local Poets (p. 457-461)
  45. Famine Times (p. 462-464)
  46. Games I Play (p. 465-468)
  47. Local Roads (p. 468-472)
  48. My Home District (p. 472-479)
  49. Our Holy Wells (p. 479-481)
  50. Local Herbs (p. 482-484)
  51. Potato Crop (p. 485-486)
  52. Proverbs (p. 487-492)
  53. Festival Customs (p. 493-494)
  54. Care of Our Farm Animals (p. 495-496)
  55. Churning (p. 497)
  56. Care of the Feet (p. 498)
  57. Local Forge (p. 499-500)
  58. Clothes Made Locally (p. 501-502)
  59. Local Patron Saint (p. 503)
  60. Local Fairs (p. 504)
  61. Landlord (p. 505-506)
  62. Food in Olden Times (p. 507)
  63. Hurling and Football (p. 508)
  64. Old Story (p. 509-510)
  65. Old Irish Tale (p. 511-512)
  66. Local Song (p. 513)
  67. Bread (p. 514-515)
  68. Old Houses (p. 516)
  69. Local Ruins (p. 517)
  70. Religious Stories (p. 518)
Origin information
Castletown Geoghegan, Co. Westmeath
Date created:
typeOfResource
text
Physical description
1 chapter (vol. 734, p. 350-518)
Languages
English  
genre
Chapter
Subject
Folklore--Ireland--Westmeath
Treasure troves--Folklore
Jokes   linked data (lcsh)
Supernatural beings   linked data (afset)
Riddles   linked data (lcsh)
Weather--Folklore
Severe storms   linked data (lcsh)
Poverty--Ireland
Schools   linked data (lcsh)
Occupations   linked data (lcsh)
Marriage   linked data (lcsh)
Dissenters, Religious--Legal status, laws, etc.
local legends   linked data (afset)
Birds--Folklore
Traditional medicine   linked data (lcsh)
Toys   linked data (lcsh)
Manners and customs   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)
Smithing   linked data (afset)
Clothing and dress   linked data (lcsh)
Commerce   linked data (lcsh)
Land use   linked data (lcsh)
Food--Folklore
Bread--Folklore
Dwellings--Folklore
Historic sites   linked data (lcsh)
School location
Castletown GeogheganBaile Chaisleán na nGeochagánCastletown GeogheganCastletownkindalenMoycashelWestmeath
Location
https://doi.org/10.7925/drs1.duchas_5009077
Location
University College Dublin. National Folklore Collection UCD .

Original reference: 0734/5

Suggested credit
"The Schools' Manuscript Collection: County Westmeath 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:50090775>
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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