Cluain Tuirc (B.)

abstract: A collection of folklore and local history stories from Cluain Tuirc (B.) (school) (Cloonturk, Co. Leitrim), collected as part of the Schools' Folklore Scheme, 1937-1938 under the supervision of teacher Seán Ó Conchobhair.

Original reference: 0217/2

In collection The Schools’ Collection : County Leitrim schools

  1. Wedding Customs (p. 169-170)
  2. Churning (p. 171)
  3. Old Story (p. 173)
  4. Old Story (p. 173-174)
  5. Lord Leitrim (p. 175-179)
  6. Old Crafts (p. 180-181)
  7. Cure for a Cold (p. 182)
  8. Old Ruin (p. 183)
  9. Esker School (p. 183-184)
  10. Care of Feet (p. 185)
  11. Herbs (p. 186)
  12. Ghost Story (p. 187-188)
  13. Herbs and Weeds (p. 189-190)
  14. Churn (p. 191)
  15. Without title (p. 191)
  16. Food in Olden Days (p. 192)
  17. Widow's Son (p. 193)
  18. Forge (p. 194)
  19. Young Grey Mare (p. 195-197)
  20. Leprechaun (p. 198-199)
  21. Herbs (p. 200)
  22. Potatoes (p. 201-203)
  23. Food in Olden Times (p. 204-205)
  24. How the Flax Was Prepared into Linen (p. 206)
  25. Local Place Names (p. 207-208)
  26. Soldier (p. 209)
  27. Old Lime-Kiln (p. 210)
  28. Cure for a Cold (p. 211)
  29. Old Ghost Story (p. 212)
  30. Local Fairs (p. 212-214)
  31. Lucy Webb (p. 214-215)
  32. Old Ruin (p. 215)
  33. Basket-Making (p. 216)
  34. Old Ruin (p. 216-217)
  35. Here comes Peter Morahan ¶ The pride of Dromod town (p. 218)
  36. Festival Customs (p. 219-220)
  37. Ghost Story (p. 220-221)
  38. Farm Animals (p. 221-222)
  39. Cure for a Cold (p. 223)
  40. Potatoes (p. 224)
  41. Old Ruin (p. 224-225)
  42. Plough (p. 226)
  43. Food in Olden Times (p. 227)
  44. Old Ruin (p. 228)
  45. Cures for a Cold (p. 229)
  46. The names of our fields are ... (p. 229)
  47. Local Story of the Famine in Ireland (p. 230)
  48. Tailors (p. 230-231)
  49. Local Names (p. 231-232)
  50. Monaghan Fair (p. 232)
  51. Widow's Son (p. 233-234)
  52. Ghost Story (p. 235)
  53. Potatoes (p. 236)
  54. My Townland (p. 237)
  55. Old Ruin (p. 238)
  56. Animals (p. 238-239)
  57. Ghost Story (p. 240)
  58. Local Place Names (p. 241)
  59. Goban Saor (p. 242-243)
  60. Ruin (p. 243-244)
  61. Ghost Story (p. 244-245)
  62. Old Castle (p. 246)
  63. Weather-Lore (p. 247)
  64. Weather-Lore (p. 248-249)
  65. Weather-Lore (p. 250)
  66. Fort (p. 251-252)
  67. Weather-Lore (p. 253-254)
  68. Fairy Forts (p. 255-257)
  69. Local Roads (p. 258-261)
  70. Lore of Certain Days (p. 262)
  71. Witchery (p. 263-264)
  72. Fairy Fort (p. 264-265)
  73. Lore of Certain Days (p. 266)
  74. Tailors (p. 266-267)
  75. Fairy Forts (p. 268)
  76. Old Ghost Story (p. 269)
  77. Bird-Lore (p. 270-273)
  78. Bird-Lore (p. 274-275)
  79. Tanning (p. 276)
  80. Plough (p. 276)
  81. Candle-Making (p. 277)
  82. Rope-Making (p. 277)
  83. Weather-Lore (p. 278)
  84. Big Wind of 1839 (p. 278-279)
  85. Storms (p. 279-280)
  86. Storms (p. 280)
  87. Bird-Lore (p. 281-282)
  88. Spade (p. 283)
  89. Big Wind of 1839 (p. 283)
  90. Storms in Olden Times (p. 284)
  91. Storms in Olden Times (p. 284-285)
  92. Snowfall (p. 285-286)
  93. St Swithin (p. 286)
  94. Great Drought (p. 287)
  95. Hedge-Schools (p. 287-288)
  96. Hedge-Schools (p. 288-289)
  97. Ballinamuck (p. 289-290)
  98. Great Heroes (p. 291-292)
  99. Local Heroes (p. 293)
  100. Hidden Treasure (p. 293-294)
  101. Hidden Treasure (p. 294-295)
  102. Hidden Treasure (p. 295)
  103. Hidden Treasure (p. 296)
  104. Hidden Treasure (p. 297-298)
  105. Hidden Treasure (p. 298-299)
  106. Hidden Treasure (p. 299)
  107. Great Mowers (p. 300)
  108. Hidden Treasure (p. 300)
  109. Hidden Treasure (p. 301)
  110. Hidden Treasure (p. 301)
  111. Funny Story (p. 302)
  112. Story (p. 303-304)
  113. Funny Story (p. 304-305)
  114. Funny Story (p. 305)
  115. Funny Story (p. 306)
  116. Funny Story (p. 306-307)
  117. Riddles (p. 307-308)
  118. Riddles (p. 308)
  119. Riddles (p. 309)
  120. Riddles (p. 310-311)
  121. In Penal Times (p. 311-312)
  122. Riddles (p. 312-313)
  123. Local Happening (p. 314)
  124. Fire (p. 315)
  125. Burning (p. 315-316)
  126. Plague (p. 317)
  127. Riddle (p. 317-318)
  128. Halloween Customs (p. 319)
  129. Halloween Customs (p. 319-320)
  130. Halloween Customs (p. 321)
  131. Halloween Customs (p. 321-322)
  132. Old Prayers (p. 323-324)
  133. Old Prayers (p. 325-326)
  134. My Townland (p. 327)
  135. My Townland (p. 327-328)
  136. Old Graveyards (p. 329)
  137. Old Graveyards (p. 330)
  138. Old Graveyards (p. 331)
  139. Old Graveyards (p. 331-332)
  140. Story (p. 333)
  141. Riddles (p. 333-334)
Origin information
Cloonturk, Co. Leitrim
Date created:
typeOfResource
text
Physical description
1 chapter (vol. 217, p. 168-334)
Languages
English  
genre
Chapter
Subject
Folklore--Ireland--Leitrim (County)
Butter   linked data (lcsh)
Gobán Saor (Legendary character)   linked data (lcsh)
Land use   linked data (lcsh)
Folk poetry   linked data (lcsh)
Occupations   linked data (lcsh)
Cold (Disease)   linked data (lcsh)
Historic sites   linked data (lcsh)
Shoes   linked data (lcsh)
Traditional medicine   linked data (lcsh)
Supernatural beings   linked data (afset)
Agriculture   linked data (lcsh)
Food--Folklore
Ireland--History--Famine, 1845-1852
Smithing   linked data (afset)
Leprechauns   linked data (lcsh)
Potatoes   linked data (lcsh)
local legends   linked data (afset)
Limekilns   linked data (lcsh)
Commerce   linked data (lcsh)
Basket making   linked data (lcsh)
Manners and customs   linked data (lcsh)
Animal culture   linked data (lcsh)
Clothing and dress   linked data (lcsh)
Weather--Folklore
Ringforts   linked data (lcsh)
Roads   linked data (lcsh)
legendary creatures   linked data (afset)
Birds--Folklore
Tanning   linked data (lcsh)
Candlemaking   linked data (lcsh)
Rope trade   linked data (lcsh)
Winds--Folklore
Severe storms   linked data (lcsh)
Frost   linked data (lcsh)
Droughts   linked data (lcsh)
Treasure troves--Folklore
Jokes   linked data (lcsh)
Riddles   linked data (lcsh)
Dissenters, Religious--Legal status, laws, etc.
Poverty--Ireland
Fires   linked data (lcsh)
Epidemics   linked data (lcsh)
Halloween   linked data (lcsh)
Prayers   linked data (lcsh)
Cemeteries   linked data (lcsh)
Religion   linked data (lcsh)
School location
CloonturkCluain TorcCloonturkMohillMohillLeitrim
Location
https://doi.org/10.7925/drs1.duchas_4658420
Location
University College Dublin. National Folklore Collection UCD .

Original reference: 0217/2

Suggested credit
"The Schools' Manuscript Collection: County Leitrim 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:46584205>
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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