Abstract: A collection of folklore and local history stories from Tenure (school) (Tinure, Co. Louth), collected as part of the Schools' Folklore Scheme, 1937-1938 under the supervision of teacher S. Ó Cathail.

Original reference: 0674/4

In collection The Schools’ Collection : County Louth schools

  1. Meaning of Tenure (p. 262)
  2. Customs Connected with St Patrick's Day (p. 263-264)
  3. Weather-Lore (p. 266-267)
  4. Games We Play (p. 268-269)
  5. Other Games We Play (p. 270-271)
  6. My Home District (p. 272)
  7. Birds (p. 273-274)
  8. Local Ruins (p. 275-276)
  9. Local Forge (p. 277-278)
  10. Food in Olden Times (p. 279)
  11. Local Marriage Customs (p. 280)
  12. Cutting the Bride's Cake (p. 281)
  13. Customs on November Night (p. 282-283)
  14. Ghost Places (p. 284-285)
  15. Mass Rocks (p. 286)
  16. Landlord (p. 287-289)
  17. Calya Vera's House (p. 290-291)
  18. Stray Sod (p. 292-293)
  19. Christmas Customs (p. 294-295)
  20. Riddles (p. 296-297)
  21. Ghost Story (p. 298)
Origin information
Tinure, Co. Louth
Date created:
Type of Resource
Physical description
1 chapter (vol. 674, p. 261-298)
Folklore--Ireland--Louth (County)
Recreation   linked data (lcsh)
Historic sites   linked data (lcsh)
Smithing   linked data (afset)
Marriage   linked data (lcsh)
Halloween   linked data (lcsh)
Dissenters, Religious--Legal status, laws, etc.
Land use   linked data (lcsh)
Geographical myths   linked data (lcsh)
Christmas   linked data (lcsh)
Riddles   linked data (lcsh)
Supernatural beings   linked data (afset)
School location
TinureTigh an IúirTinureMullaryFerrardLouth
University College Dublin. National Folklore Collection UCD .

Original reference: 0674/4

Suggested credit
"The Schools' Manuscript Collection: County Louth 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:50088665>
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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