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Loughanvally

Abstract: A collection of folklore and local history stories from Loughanvally (school) (Loughanavally, Co. Westmeath), collected as part of the Schools' Folklore Scheme, 1937-1938 under the supervision of teacher Mrs. O'Connor.

Original reference: 0742/5

In collection The Schools’ Collection : County Westmeath schools

  1. Hidden Treasure (p. 229)
  2. Hidden Treasure (p. 229-230)
  3. Hidden Treasure (p. 231)
  4. Hidden Treasure (p. 232)
  5. Weather-Lore (p. 233-234)
  6. Local Heroes (p. 235)
  7. Local Happenings (p. 236)
  8. Scéalta (p. 237)
  9. Scéalta (p. 238)
  10. Scéalta (p. 238)
  11. Severe Weather (p. 239)
  12. Severe Weather (p. 239)
  13. Severe Weather (p. 239)
  14. Old Schools (p. 240)
  15. Old Crafts (p. 241)
  16. Old Crafts (p. 241)
  17. Mariage Customs (p. 242)
  18. Marriage Customs (p. 242)
  19. Marriage Customs (p. 242-243)
  20. Local Place Names (p. 244)
  21. Local Place Names (p. 244-245)
  22. Bird-Lore (p. 246)
  23. Bird-Lore (p. 247)
  24. Penal Days (p. 248)
  25. Homemade Toys (p. 249)
  26. Homemade Toys (p. 250-251)
  27. Local Cures (p. 252-253)
  28. Local Cures (p. 253-254)
  29. Local Cures (p. 254)
  30. Local Cures (p. 254)
  31. The Lore of Certain Days (p. 255-256)
  32. Travelling Folk (p. 257-258)
  33. Travelling Folk (p. 259-260)
  34. Travelling Folk (p. 261-262)
  35. Fairy Forts (p. 263-264)
  36. Fairy Forts (p. 264-265)
  37. Fairy Forts (p. 265-266)
  38. Famine Times (p. 267-268)
  39. Games I Play (p. 269-270)
  40. Games I Play (p. 270-271)
  41. Games I Play (p. 271-272)
  42. Local Roads (p. 273)
  43. Local Roads (p. 274)
  44. Local Roads (p. 274)
  45. My Home District (p. 275)
  46. My Home District (p. 275-276)
  47. My Home District (p. 276-277)
  48. Holy Wells (p. 278-279)
  49. Herbs (p. 280-281)
  50. Herbs (p. 281-282)
  51. Herbs (p. 282)
  52. Potato Crop (p. 283-284)
  53. Potato Crop (p. 284-285)
  54. Proverbs (p. 286-287)
  55. Proverbs (p. 288-289)
  56. Proverbs (p. 289-291)
  57. Proverbs (p. 292-293)
  58. Some Old Sayings (p. 293-295)
  59. Festival Customs (p. 296-298)
  60. Hallow Eve (p. 298-300)
  61. Twelve Days of Christmas (p. 301-303)
  62. Ash Wednesday (p. 303-304)
  63. Chalk Sunday (p. 304)
  64. Good Friday (p. 304-305)
  65. Easter Sunday (p. 306)
  66. Whit Sunday - Whit Monday (p. 306)
  67. St John's Day (p. 306)
  68. Lady Day (p. 307)
  69. St Patrick's Day (p. 307)
  70. Care of Farm Animals (p. 308-309)
  71. Pigs (p. 309-310)
  72. Stories (p. 310)
  73. Stories (p. 310)
  74. Stories (p. 311)
  75. Stories (p. 311)
  76. Stories (p. 312)
  77. Stories (p. 312)
  78. Calls for Animals (p. 313)
  79. Settings (p. 313)
  80. Churning (p. 314-315)
  81. Care Of The Feet (p. 316)
  82. Care of the Feet (p. 316)
  83. Local Forge (p. 317-319)
  84. Clothes (p. 320-322)
  85. Local Patron Saint (p. 323-324)
  86. Stories of the Holy Family (p. 325)
  87. Stories of the Holy Family (p. 325-326)
  88. Stories of the Holy Family (p. 327-328)
  89. Local Fair (p. 329-330)
  90. Landlord (p. 331)
  91. Landlord (p. 332)
  92. Food in Olden Times (p. 333-334)
  93. Food in Olden Times (p. 334-335)
  94. Football and Hurling Matches (p. 336)
  95. Old Irish Story or Tale (p. 337)
  96. Old Irish Story or Tale (p. 338-339)
  97. Old Irish Story or Tale (p. 339-340)
  98. Old Story (p. 341)
  99. Old Story (p. 341-342)
  100. Local Monuments (p. 344-346)
  101. Local Monuments (p. 346-347)
  102. Bread (p. 348-349)
  103. Buying and Selling (p. 350-352)
  104. Old Houses (p. 353-355)
  105. Old Story (p. 356-359)
  106. Old Story (p. 359-360)
  107. Poor Scholar (p. 360)
  108. Three Apples (p. 361-362)
  109. Old Story (p. 362-363)
  110. Old Story (p. 363)
  111. Old Story (p. 363-364)
  112. Old Story (p. 364-365)
  113. Old Story (p. 365-366)
  114. Old Story (p. 367)
  115. Old Story (p. 367-368)
  116. Old Story (p. 369)
  117. Leprechaun (p. 370-372)
  118. Leprechaun (p. 372-373)
  119. Leprechaun (p. 373)
  120. Mermaids (p. 374)
  121. Local Ruins (p. 375-376)
  122. Religious Stories (p. 377)
  123. Old Graveyards (p. 377-378)
  124. Old Graveyards (p. 378-379)
  125. Old Graveyards (p. 379)
  126. Prayers (p. 380-383)
  127. Emblems and Objects of Value (p. 384)
  128. Emblems and Objects of Value (p. 385)
  129. Emblems and Objects of Value (p. 386)
  130. Emblems and Objects of Value (p. 386)
  131. Story about a Priest (p. 387)
  132. Historical Tradition (p. 388-389)
  133. Historical Tradition (p. 389-390)
  134. Historical Tradition (p. 390)
  135. Historical Tradition (p. 391)
  136. Historical Tradition (p. 391)
  137. Strange Animals (p. 392-393)
  138. Strange Animals (p. 394)
  139. Strange Animals (p. 395)
Origin information
Loughanavally, Co. Westmeath
Date created:
Type of Resource
text
Physical description
1 chapter (vol. 742, p. 229A-396)
Languages
English  
Genre
Chapter
Subject
Folklore--Ireland--Westmeath
Treasure troves--Folklore
Weather--Folklore
Poverty--Ireland
Severe storms   linked data (lcsh)
Thunder   linked data (lcsh)
Schools   linked data (lcsh)
Occupations   linked data (lcsh)
Rites and ceremonies   linked data (lcsh)
Marriage   linked data (lcsh)
Historic sites   linked data (lcsh)
local legends   linked data (afset)
Birds--Folklore
Dissenters, Religious--Legal status, laws, etc.
Toys   linked data (lcsh)
Traditional medicine   linked data (lcsh)
Manners and customs   linked data (lcsh)
Irish Travellers (Nomadic people)   linked data (lcsh)
Ringforts   linked data (lcsh)
Ireland--History--Famine, 1845-1852
Recreation   linked data (lcsh)
Roads   linked data (lcsh)
Dwellings--Folklore
Potatoes   linked data (lcsh)
Proverbs   linked data (lcsh)
Halloween   linked data (lcsh)
Christmas   linked data (lcsh)
Ash Wednesday   linked data (lcsh)
Good Friday   linked data (lcsh)
Easter   linked data (lcsh)
Pentecost Festival   linked data (lcsh)
John the Baptist’s Day   linked data (lcsh)
Saint Patrick's Day   linked data (lcsh)
Animal culture   linked data (lcsh)
narratives   linked data (afset)
Supernatural beings   linked data (afset)
animal calls   linked data (afset)
Agriculture   linked data (lcsh)
Butter   linked data (lcsh)
Shoes   linked data (lcsh)
Smithing   linked data (afset)
Clothing and dress   linked data (lcsh)
Religion   linked data (lcsh)
Jesus Christ--Family
Commerce   linked data (lcsh)
Land use   linked data (lcsh)
Food--Folklore
Jokes   linked data (lcsh)
Bread--Folklore
Leprechauns   linked data (lcsh)
Mermaids   linked data (lcsh)
Cemeteries   linked data (lcsh)
Prayers   linked data (lcsh)
Signs and symbols--Ireland
School location
LoughanavallyLochán an BhealaighConryRathconrathWestmeath
Location
https://doi.org/10.7925/drs1.duchas_5009108
Location
University College Dublin. National Folklore Collection UCD .

Original reference: 0742/5

Suggested credit
"The Schools' Manuscript Collection: County Westmeath 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:50091085>
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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