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Corlea

Abstract: A collection of folklore and local history stories from Corlea (school) (Corlea, Co. Cavan), collected as part of the Schools' Folklore Scheme, 1937-1938 under the supervision of teacher T. Ó Mearáin.

Original reference: 1009/1

In collection The Schools’ Collection : County Cavan schools

  1. Weather-Lore (p. 001-003)
  2. Weather-Lore (p. 004-006)
  3. Riddles (p. 007-012)
  4. Names of Fields (p. 013-016)
  5. Names of Fields - Collops (p. 017-018)
  6. Place Names - Lisagoan (p. 019-020)
  7. Place Names - Closnabraddan (p. 021-024)
  8. Stories (p. 025-026)
  9. Stories - The Two Creels (p. 027-028)
  10. Story (p. 029-031)
  11. Cures (p. 032-034)
  12. Cures (p. 035-036)
  13. Local Cures (p. 037-039)
  14. Days - Lucky and Unlucky (p. 040-041)
  15. Famine Times (p. 042)
  16. Famine Times (p. 043-044)
  17. Famine (p. 045-046)
  18. Closnabraddan - My Home District (p. 047-053)
  19. Lisagoan - My House District (p. 054-055)
  20. Kilcrossduff (p. 056-057)
  21. My Home District - Corlea (p. 058-059)
  22. My Home District - Cornamagh (p. 060-061)
  23. My Home District - Taghart (p. 062-063)
  24. Potato Crop (p. 064-066)
  25. Local Marriage Customs (p. 067-068)
  26. Festival Customs (p. 069-073)
  27. Festival Customs still Observed (p. 074)
  28. Churning (p. 075-077)
  29. Local Fairs (p. 078)
  30. Proverbs (p. 079-081)
  31. Proverbs (p. 082-083)
  32. Sayings (p. 084-085)
  33. Toys (p. 086-088)
  34. Toy (p. 089)
  35. Wild Birds (p. 090-092)
  36. Weeds (p. 093-096)
  37. Farm Animals (p. 097-099)
  38. Soap-Making (p. 100)
  39. Basket-Making (p. 100)
  40. Rope-Making (p. 100-101)
  41. Wooden Plough (p. 102)
  42. Old Walls and Windows (p. 103)
  43. How to Make a Field Stack (p. 104-105)
  44. Care of the Feet (p. 106)
  45. Starch (p. 107)
  46. Things Lucky to Do (p. 108-110)
  47. Sowans (p. 111)
  48. Boxty Bread (p. 112-113)
  49. Cart and Harness (p. 114-115)
  50. Lights in Olden Times (p. 116-117)
  51. Things that Are Unlucky to Do (p. 118-120)
  52. Roads (p. 121)
  53. Potato Bread (p. 122)
  54. Old Floors (p. 123)
  55. Forts (p. 124)
  56. Big Wind (p. 125)
  57. Potato Bread (p. 125-126)
  58. Story (p. 127-130)
Origin information
Corlea, Co. Cavan
Date created:
Type of Resource
text
Physical description
1 chapter (vol. 1009, p. 1a-130)
Languages
English  
Genre
Chapter
Subject
Folklore--Ireland--Cavan (County)
Weather--Folklore
Riddles   linked data (lcsh)
local legends   linked data (afset)
Jokes   linked data (lcsh)
Traditional medicine   linked data (lcsh)
Ireland--History--Famine, 1845-1852
Potatoes   linked data (lcsh)
Marriage   linked data (lcsh)
Manners and customs   linked data (lcsh)
Butter   linked data (lcsh)
Commerce   linked data (lcsh)
Proverbs   linked data (lcsh)
Verbal arts and literature   linked data (afset)
Toys   linked data (lcsh)
Birds--Folklore
Animal culture   linked data (lcsh)
Soap trade   linked data (lcsh)
Basket making   linked data (lcsh)
Rope trade   linked data (lcsh)
Agriculture   linked data (lcsh)
Dwellings--Folklore
Shoes   linked data (lcsh)
Food--Folklore
Bread--Folklore
Roads   linked data (lcsh)
Ringforts   linked data (lcsh)
Winds--Folklore
School location
CorleaCorleaEnniskeenClankeeCavan
Location
https://doi.org/10.7925/drs1.duchas_5070814
Location
University College Dublin. National Folklore Collection UCD .

Original reference: 1009/1

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 <http://digital.ucd.ie/view/duchas:50708145>
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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