Coronea, Arva

Abstract: A collection of folklore and local history stories from Coronea, Arva (school) (Corraneary, Co. Cavan), collected as part of the Schools' Folklore Scheme, 1937-1938 under the supervision of teacher P. Ó Dulchanta.

Original reference: 0983/3

In collection The Schools’ Collection : County Cavan schools

  1. Story (p. 203-204)
  2. Story (p. 205-206)
  3. Story (p. 207-208)
  4. Our Fields (p. 209-210)
  5. Story (p. 211-213)
  6. Story (p. 214-215)
  7. Feats (p. 216-218)
  8. A Story (p. 219-221)
  9. Setting of the Potatoes (p. 223-224)
  10. Hidden Treasures (p. 225-226)
  11. Hidden Treasures (p. 227-228)
  12. Weather-Lore (p. 229-230)
  13. Churning (p. 231-232)
  14. Riddles (p. 233-234)
  15. Old Fairs (p. 235-236)
  16. Local Fairs (p. 237)
  17. Food Long Ago (p. 238-239)
  18. Local Marriage Customs (p. 241-242)
  19. Local Proverbs (p. 243-245)
  20. Local Forges (p. 246-249)
  21. In the Penal Days (p. 250-252)
  22. Bread Long Ago (p. 253-255)
  23. Lepreachaun (p. 256-259)
  24. Strange Animals (p. 260-262)
  25. Old Graveyards (p. 263-265)
  26. Severe Weather (p. 266-267)
  27. Old Houses (p. 268-269)
  28. Cromwell (p. 270-271)
  29. Time Long Ago (p. 272-273)
  30. Old-Fashioned Clothes (p. 274-275)
  31. Flax-Growing (p. 276-279)
  32. Local Landlords (p. 280-283)
  33. Country Wakes (p. 284-287)
  34. Local Ruins (p. 288-290)
  35. Local Ruins (p. 291)
  36. Care of Teeth Long Ago (p. 292-293)
  37. Wrong Deeds and Their Just Punishments (p. 294)
  38. Wrong Deeds and Their Just Punishments (p. 295-296)
Origin information
Corraneary, Co. Cavan
Date created:
Type of Resource
Physical description
1 chapter (vol. 983, p. 203a-296)
Folklore--Ireland--Cavan (County)
Ringforts   linked data (lcsh)
local legends   linked data (afset)
Supernatural beings   linked data (afset)
Potatoes   linked data (lcsh)
Treasure troves--Folklore
Butter   linked data (lcsh)
Riddles   linked data (lcsh)
Commerce   linked data (lcsh)
Marriage   linked data (lcsh)
Proverbs   linked data (lcsh)
Smithing   linked data (afset)
Dissenters, Religious--Legal status, laws, etc.
Leprechauns   linked data (lcsh)
Animals, Mythical   linked data (lcsh)
Cemeteries   linked data (lcsh)
Severe storms   linked data (lcsh)
Cromwell, Oliver, 1599-1658   linked data (viaf)
Agriculture   linked data (lcsh)
Land use   linked data (lcsh)
Historic sites   linked data (lcsh)
School location
University College Dublin. National Folklore Collection UCD .

Original reference: 0983/3

Suggested credit
"The Schools' Manuscript Collection: County Cavan 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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