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Carrowbeg

Abstract: A collection of folklore and local history stories from Carrowbeg (school) (Carrowbeg, Co. Donegal), collected as part of the Schools' Folklore Scheme, 1937-1938 under the supervision of teacher Rachel Nic an Ridire.

Original reference: 1118/5

In collection The Schools’ Collection : County Donegal schools

  1. Weather-Lore (p. 449-451)
  2. Harvest Moon (p. 452-453)
  3. Céad Míle Fáilte (p. 453-454)
  4. Riddles (p. 455-460)
  5. Churning (p. 461-462)
  6. Care of Our Farm Animals (p. 463-468)
  7. Bread-Lore (p. 470-472)
  8. Local Marriage Customs (p. 473-474)
  9. Food in Olden Times (p. 475-476)
  10. Care of the Feet (p. 477)
  11. Potato Crop (p. 478-479)
  12. Local Cures (p. 480-482)
  13. Old Houses (p. 483-484)
  14. Proverbs (p. 485-488)
  15. Local Forge (p. 489-491)
  16. Funny Story (p. 492-493)
  17. Local Fairs (p. 494-496)
  18. Local Happenings (p. 497)
  19. Local Happenings (p. 497-498)
  20. Herbs (p. 499-501)
  21. Buying and Selling (p. 502-504)
  22. Local Happenings (p. 505)
  23. Clothes Made Locally (p. 506-507)
  24. Leipreachan (p. 508-510)
  25. Mermaids (p. 511-512)
  26. Famine Times (p. 513-515)
  27. Local Happenings (p. 516)
  28. Bird-Lore (p. 517-522)
  29. Local Games (p. 523-526)
  30. Games I Play (p. 527-528)
Origin information
Carrowbeg, Co. Donegal
Date created:
Type of Resource
text
Physical description
1 chapter (vol. 1118, p. 449a-528)
Languages
English  
Genre
Chapter
Subject
Folklore--Ireland--Donegal (County)
Folk poetry   linked data (lcsh)
Riddles   linked data (lcsh)
Butter   linked data (lcsh)
Animal culture   linked data (lcsh)
Bread--Folklore
Marriage   linked data (lcsh)
Food--Folklore
Shoes   linked data (lcsh)
Potatoes   linked data (lcsh)
Traditional medicine   linked data (lcsh)
Dwellings--Folklore
Proverbs   linked data (lcsh)
Smithing   linked data (afset)
Commerce   linked data (lcsh)
Poverty--Ireland
Clothing and dress   linked data (lcsh)
Leprechauns   linked data (lcsh)
Mermaids   linked data (lcsh)
Ireland--History--Famine, 1845-1852
Birds--Folklore
Recreation   linked data (lcsh)
School location
CarrowbegCarrowbegMoville LowerInishowen EastDonegal
Location
https://doi.org/10.7925/drs1.duchas_4493787
Location
University College Dublin. National Folklore Collection UCD .

Original reference: 1118/5

Suggested credit
"The Schools' Manuscript Collection: County Donegal 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:44937875>
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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Carrowbeg is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License.

Copyright of the original resource: University College Dublin

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