St. Vincent de Paul, Drogheda

Abstract: A collection of folklore and local history stories from St. Vincent de Paul, Drogheda (school) (Drogheda, Co. Louth), collected as part of the Schools' Folklore Scheme, 1937-1938 under the supervision of teacher Sr. Magdalen..

Original reference: 0679/2

In collection The Schools’ Collection : County Louth schools

Origin information
Drogheda, Co. Louth
Date created:
Type of Resource
Physical description
1 chapter (vol. 679, p. 178-244)
English  irish  
Folklore--Ireland--Louth (County)
Ringworm   linked data (lcsh)
Historic sites   linked data (lcsh)
Dissenters, Religious--Legal status, laws, etc.
Cromwell, Oliver, 1599-1658   linked data (viaf)
Roads   linked data (lcsh)
May (Month)--Folklore
Religion   linked data (lcsh)
Folk beliefs   linked data (afset)
Warts   linked data (lcsh)
Traditional medicine   linked data (lcsh)
Prayers   linked data (lcsh)
Schools   linked data (lcsh)
Supernatural beings   linked data (afset)
Boyne, Battle of the, Ireland, 1690   linked data (lcsh)
Verbal arts and literature   linked data (afset)
Whooping cough   linked data (lcsh)
Hordeolum   linked data (lcsh)
Cemeteries   linked data (lcsh)
Geographical myths   linked data (lcsh)
School location
DroghedaDroichead ÁthaDroghedaLouth
University College Dublin. National Folklore Collection UCD .

Original reference: 0679/2

Suggested credit
"The Schools' Manuscript Collection: County Louth 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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