Cluain Dá Iomaire

Abstract: A collection of folklore and local history stories from Cluain Dá Iomaire (school) (Cloondahamper (Brown), Co. Galway), collected as part of the Schools' Folklore Scheme, 1937-1938 under the supervision of teacher Máire, Bean Uí Raghallaigh.

Original reference: 0080/4

In collection The Schools’ Collection : County Galway schools

  1. Signs of the Weather (p. 274-276)
  2. Scéal (p. 277-278)
  3. Fort (p. 279-280)
  4. Tomhaiseanna (p. 281)
  5. Marriages (p. 282-283)
  6. Diseases and Cures (p. 284-285)
  7. Weeds (p. 286)
  8. Signs of Good and Bad Land (p. 286-287)
  9. Na Fataí (p. 288)
  10. Ainm na bhFataí (p. 289-290)
  11. Míleac (p. 291)
  12. Animals (p. 292-294)
  13. Farm Stock (p. 295-297)
  14. Games (p. 298-300)
  15. Certain Days (p. 301-302)
  16. Storm (p. 303-304)
  17. Seancheirdeanna (p. 305-306)
  18. Feast Days (p. 307-310)
  19. Cúram na gCós (p. 311-312)
  20. Áitainmneacha (p. 313-314)
  21. Lucht Siúil (p. 315-318)
  22. Seancheirdeanna (p. 319-321)
  23. Drochshaol (p. 322-323)
  24. Foods (p. 324-325)
  25. Gabha agus an Cheárta (p. 326-327)
  26. Cáca (p. 328-329)
  27. Seanscoileanna (p. 330-331)
  28. Éadaí (p. 332-334)
  29. Tiarna Talún (p. 335-336)
  30. Bóithre an Cheantair (p. 337-338)
  31. Tithe na Seanaimsire (p. 339-340)
  32. Leipreacháin agus Murúcha (p. 341-343)
Origin information
Cloondahamper (Brown), Co. Galway
Date created:
Type of Resource
Physical description
1 chapter (vol. 80, p. 273-343)
English  irish  
Folklore--Ireland--Galway (County)
Ringforts   linked data (lcsh)
Riddles   linked data (lcsh)
Marriage   linked data (lcsh)
Traditional medicine   linked data (lcsh)
Agriculture   linked data (lcsh)
Potatoes   linked data (lcsh)
local legends   linked data (afset)
Recreation   linked data (lcsh)
Severe storms   linked data (lcsh)
Occupations   linked data (lcsh)
Manners and customs   linked data (lcsh)
Shoes   linked data (lcsh)
Irish Travellers (Nomadic people)   linked data (lcsh)
Smithing   linked data (afset)
Schools   linked data (lcsh)
Clothing and dress   linked data (lcsh)
Land use   linked data (lcsh)
Roads   linked data (lcsh)
Leprechauns   linked data (lcsh)
School location
Cloondahamper (Brown)Cluain Dá Thiompar (Brown)Cloondahamper (Brown)KillererinBallymoeGalway
University College Dublin. National Folklore Collection UCD .

Original reference: 0080/4

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 <>
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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