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Teach Chaoin (B.)

Abstract: A collection of folklore and local history stories from Teach Chaoin (B.) (school) (Tagheen, Co. Mayo), collected as part of the Schools' Folklore Scheme, 1937-1938 under the supervision of teacher Séamus Ó Maoilearca.

Original reference: 0096/3

In collection The Schools’ Collection : County Mayo schools

  1. Scéal Grinn (p. 155-156)
  2. Tomhaiseanna (p. 156-160)
  3. Seanchas i dtaobh na hAimsire (p. 161-163)
  4. Seanscoileanna (p. 164-165)
  5. Seancheirdeanna (p. 165-166)
  6. Pósaithe (p. 166-169)
  7. Áitainmneacha (p. 169-170)
  8. Ainmhithe Allta (p. 170-171)
  9. Laethanta Áirithe (p. 171-172)
  10. Lucht Siúil (p. 172-173)
  11. Ráthanna agus Liosanna (p. 173-174)
  12. Fataí a Chur (p. 175)
  13. Seanráite (p. 176-185)
  14. Ainmhithe na Feirme (p. 185-187)
  15. Brat Bhríde (p. 187-188)
  16. Cros Bhríde (p. 188)
  17. Chuigeann (p. 188-190)
  18. Cúram na gCos (p. 190-192)
  19. Gabha agus an Cheárta (p. 192-193)
  20. Éadaí (p. 194-195)
  21. tAonach (p. 195-198)
  22. Naomh Pátrúin an Cheantair (p. 198-201)
  23. Airteagal an Chreidimh Chrua (p. 202)
  24. Araid an Bhraoinín (p. 203-204)
  25. Bia na Seanaimsire (p. 204-205)
  26. Stóicín (p. 205-207)
Origin information
Tagheen, Co. Mayo
Date created:
Type of Resource
Physical description
1 chapter (vol. 96, p. 155a-207)
English  irish  
Folklore--Ireland--Mayo (County)
Riddles   linked data (lcsh)
Schools   linked data (lcsh)
Occupations   linked data (lcsh)
Folk poetry   linked data (lcsh)
local legends   linked data (afset)
Manners and customs   linked data (lcsh)
Irish Travellers (Nomadic people)   linked data (lcsh)
Ringforts   linked data (lcsh)
Potatoes   linked data (lcsh)
Proverbs   linked data (lcsh)
Animal culture   linked data (lcsh)
Saint Brigid's Day   linked data (lcsh)
Butter   linked data (lcsh)
Shoes   linked data (lcsh)
Smithing   linked data (afset)
Clothing and dress   linked data (lcsh)
Commerce   linked data (lcsh)
Verbal arts and literature   linked data (afset)
Historic sites   linked data (lcsh)
School location
TagheenTeach ChaoinTagheenClanmorrisMayo
University College Dublin. National Folklore Collection UCD .

Original reference: 0096/3

Suggested credit
"The Schools' Manuscript Collection: County Mayo 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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