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Clochán (B)

Abstract: A collection of folklore and local history stories from An Clochán (B) (school) (Clifden, Co. Galway), collected as part of the Schools' Folklore Scheme, 1937-1938 under the supervision of teacher An Br. Angelo Mac Shámhais.

Original reference: 0004/1

In collection The Schools’ Collection : County Galway schools

  1. Seanphaidreacha, Beannachtaí (p. 009-016)
  2. Véarsaí i gcomhair na bPaistí (p. 017-021)
  3. Cures etc. (p. 022-034)
  4. Corpse Overboard (p. 035-037)
  5. Witch Hare (p. 038-041)
  6. Haunted Cave (p. 042-043)
  7. Priest in the Penal Days (p. 043-044)
  8. Burning (p. 044)
  9. Paddy Mulkerrin (p. 045-046)
  10. Sean and Jane (p. 047-048)
  11. Fisherman and His Wife (p. 049-050)
  12. Bryne and the Fairy (p. 051-054)
  13. Favour (p. 055-056)
  14. Ghost at the Stream (p. 057-058)
  15. Willie the Wisp (p. 059-060)
  16. Devil and the Gamblers (p. 061-062)
  17. Old Woman and the Bishop (p. 063-064)
  18. Jack and the Bull (p. 065-067)
  19. Three Brothers (p. 068-071)
  20. Fairy Warning (p. 072-074)
  21. Lucky Children (p. 075-076)
  22. Calf Without Legs (p. 077-078)
  23. Old Sayings (p. 079)
  24. Tom Daly (p. 080-081)
  25. Water-Horse (p. 082)
  26. Weather Signs (p. 083)
  27. Man and the Dead Lady (p. 084-085)
  28. Enchanted Hare (p. 086-087)
  29. Stealing a Bride (p. 088-089)
  30. Boy and the Eel (p. 090)
  31. Poachers and the Watchman (p. 091-092)
  32. Landlord and the Poor Woman (p. 093-094)
  33. Woman Who Came Back (p. 095-096)
  34. Pisreoga a Bhaineas leis an mBás (p. 097)
  35. Saint Cailin (p. 098)
  36. Old Sayings (p. 099-100)
  37. Drowning (p. 101-102)
  38. Fairy Singer (p. 103-104)
  39. Chéad Luch agus an Chéad Mhuc (p. 105-106)
  40. Máirín na Luibhe agus an Sagart (p. 107)
  41. Wizard's Revenge (p. 108-111)
  42. Three Wishes (p. 112-113)
  43. Customs (p. 114)
  44. Weather Signs (p. 115)
  45. Black Dog (p. 116-119)
  46. Tomhaiseanna (p. 120-122)
  47. Paidreacha (p. 123)
  48. How to Make Boxty (p. 124-125)
  49. Strange Fact about Clifden (p. 126)
  50. Woman with the Pisreoga (p. 127-128)
  51. Ghost and the Card Players (p. 129-130)
  52. Father O'Malley (p. 131)
  53. Dead Woman (p. 131-132)
  54. Superstitions (p. 133-134)
  55. King Coming to Clifden (p. 135-136)
  56. Sapper's Country Dinner (p. 137-138)
  57. Magic Goat (p. 139-140)
  58. County House in Clifden Burned by the Black and Tans (p. 141)
  59. Ghost (p. 142)
  60. Ghost Ship (p. 143-144)
  61. Blackthorn Tree (p. 145-146)
  62. Weaver (p. 147)
  63. Treasure Hunters (p. 148-149)
  64. Old Irish Tricks (p. 150)
  65. Ghost and the Card-Players (p. 151-152)
  66. Magic Goat (p. 153-157)
  67. Girl Who Was Born at Twelve O'Clock (p. 158-159)
  68. Brothers in Clifden (p. 160-161)
  69. Saint's Footmark (p. 162)
  70. Three Wishes (p. 163-164)
  71. Daniel O'Connell's Wisdom (p. 165-166)
  72. Murdered Aunt (p. 167-168)
Origin information
Clifden, Co. Galway
Date created:
Type of Resource
text
Physical description
1 chapter (vol. 4, p. 1a-168)
Languages
English  irish  
Genre
Chapter
Subject
Folklore--Ireland--Galway (County)
Death--Folklore
Supernatural beings   linked data (afset)
Dissenters, Religious--Legal status, laws, etc.
local legends   linked data (afset)
Folk beliefs   linked data (afset)
Recreation   linked data (lcsh)
Animals, Mythical   linked data (lcsh)
Weather--Folklore
Manners and customs   linked data (lcsh)
Religion   linked data (lcsh)
Verbal arts and literature   linked data (afset)
Ireland--History--Famine, 1845-1852
Food--Folklore
O'Connell, Daniel, 1775-1847   linked data (lcsh)
Wake services   linked data (lcsh)
Historic sites   linked data (lcsh)
Traditional medicine   linked data (lcsh)
Prayers   linked data (lcsh)
Fires   linked data (lcsh)
Will-o'-the-wisp   linked data (lcsh)
Proverbs   linked data (lcsh)
Drowning   linked data (lcsh)
Riddles   linked data (lcsh)
Bread--Folklore
Textile industry   linked data (lcsh)
School location
ClifdenAn ClochánClifdenOmeyBallynahinchGalway
Location
https://doi.org/10.7925/drs1.duchas_4602676
Location
University College Dublin. National Folklore Collection UCD .

Original reference: 0004/1

Suggested credit
"The Schools' Manuscript Collection: County Galway 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:46026765>
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.

Rights & Usage Conditions

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