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Dúndroma

Abstract: A collection of folklore and local history stories from Dúndroma (school) (Dundrum, Co. Tipperary), collected as part of the Schools' Folklore Scheme, 1937-1938 under the supervision of teacher Mrs Ester Jackson.

Original reference: 0582/2

In collection The Schools’ Collection : County Tipperary schools

  1. Once upon a time there were two giants. (p. 042)
  2. Hidden Treasure (p. 043-044)
  3. Local Place Names (p. 045)
  4. Local History (p. 046-047)
  5. Dundrum National School (p. 047-048)
  6. Riddles (p. 049-051)
  7. Riddles (p. 052)
  8. Riddles (p. 053)
  9. Weather-Lore (p. 054-055)
  10. Weather-Lore (p. 055-056)
  11. Weather-Lore (p. 056)
  12. Old Sayings (p. 057)
  13. Old Sayings (p. 057-058)
  14. Place Names (p. 059-062)
  15. Place Names (p. 062-063)
  16. Place Names (p. 063)
  17. Mass Path (p. 063)
  18. Kill Field (p. 063-064)
  19. Old Sayings (p. 065-066)
  20. Weather-Lore (p. 067)
  21. Fairy Sow (p. 068)
  22. Fairy Stories (p. 069)
  23. Once upon a time there lived a boy and he would not do anything his mother or father told him. (p. 070)
  24. Fairy Stories (p. 071)
  25. Witch (p. 072-073)
  26. Old Fairy Story (p. 073-074)
  27. Man and the Rats (p. 074-075)
  28. Man in the Moon (p. 075-076)
  29. Funny Story (p. 076)
  30. Old Crafts - Rope-Making (p. 077)
  31. Old Crafts - Making Clogs (p. 078)
  32. Old Crafts - A Walking Stick (p. 078-079)
  33. Old Crafts - Shoeing Horses (p. 079-080)
  34. Old Crafts - A Chair (p. 081)
  35. Old Crafts - A Pounder (p. 081)
  36. Old Crafts - A Bread-Board (p. 082)
  37. Old Crafts - A Suggan Chair (p. 082)
  38. Story of Saint Patrick (p. 083)
  39. Fairy Story (p. 084)
  40. Fairy Forts (p. 085)
  41. Fairy Forts (p. 085-086)
  42. Fairy Forts (p. 086-087)
  43. Fairy Story (p. 087-088)
  44. Fort Story (p. 089)
  45. There is an old fort on Mr English's farm in the townland of Carhue, parish of Donohill. (p. 090)
  46. Giants (p. 091)
  47. Old Houses (p. 091-092)
  48. Old Story (p. 093)
  49. Story (p. 094)
  50. Local Heroes (p. 095)
  51. Apparent Lake-Dwelling (p. 096-097)
  52. Food in Olden Times (p. 098)
  53. Bread (p. 099)
  54. Food in Olden Times (p. 100)
  55. Churning (p. 101)
  56. Churning - Local Story (p. 101-102)
  57. Two Curious Stones (p. 103)
  58. Long ago people used to believe in fairies. (p. 104)
  59. Local Cures (p. 104)
  60. Trance (p. 105)
  61. Fireside Game (p. 106)
  62. Local Games (p. 107-108)
  63. Fox and Geese (p. 109)
  64. Games I Play - Chip Chop Cherry (p. 110)
  65. Old Pillar Stones (p. 111)
  66. Old Dundrum Mill (p. 112)
  67. Old Stone (p. 113)
  68. Holy Well (p. 114-115)
  69. Old Ruined Castle (p. 116)
  70. Castle of Ballinaclough (p. 117)
  71. Castle of Ballysheeda (p. 118)
  72. Our Wild Animals (p. 119)
  73. Our Birds (p. 120-122)
  74. Rhymes (p. 123-128)
  75. Old Stories - A Fairy Story (p. 129)
  76. Old Stories - The Two Legs (p. 130)
  77. Old Stories - The Best Land (p. 131)
  78. Old Stories - Story (p. 131-132)
  79. Animal Stories (p. 133)
  80. Story (p. 134)
  81. Old Time School (p. 135-136)
  82. Our Wild Animals - The Deer (p. 137)
  83. Deer (p. 138)
  84. Wild Animals (p. 139)
  85. My Home District (p. 140-141)
  86. My Home District (p. 141-143)
  87. Garryduff East (p. 144-145)
  88. Old School (p. 146)
  89. Herbs (p. 147-148)
  90. Local Weeds (p. 148-149)
  91. Weeds (p. 150-151)
  92. Weeds (p. 151-152)
  93. Weeds (p. 152-153)
  94. Farm Animals (p. 154-155)
  95. Our Farm Animals (p. 156)
  96. Growing Potatoes (p. 157-158)
  97. Our Potato Crop (p. 158-159)
  98. Our Potato Crop (p. 159-160)
  99. Old Houses (p. 161-162)
  100. Our House (p. 163)
  101. Old House (p. 164)
  102. Old Houses (p. 165-166)
  103. Local Fairs (p. 167-168)
  104. Travelling Folk (p. 169)
  105. Old Graveyards (p. 170-171)
  106. A very long time ago there was a man and he had to pass through a graveyard to go to his work. (p. 172)
  107. There were two men once. (p. 172-173)
  108. Once upon a time there was a terrible drunkard. (p. 174)
  109. Local Roads (p. 175-177)
  110. Hill Road (p. 177-178)
  111. Local Forge (p. 179-180)
  112. Local Cures (p. 181)
  113. Goose (p. 182)
  114. Clever Fox (p. 183)
  115. Things We Make at Home (p. 184)
  116. Things We Make at Home (p. 185-186)
  117. Local Cures (p. 187)
  118. Long ago the people used not to go (go to) the doctor as often they go now. (p. 188)
  119. Things We Make at Home (p. 189)
  120. Care of the Feet (p. 190)
  121. Griddle (p. 191)
  122. Bird-Lore (p. 192)
  123. Bird-Lore (p. 192)
  124. Bird-Lore (p. 193)
  125. Bird-Lore (p. 193)
  126. Great Famine (p. 194)
  127. Great Famine (p. 195)
  128. True Ghost Story (p. 196-197)
  129. Ours (p. 198)
  130. Crossing the Sea (p. 199A)
  131. Once upon a time there lived a boy and he would not do anything his father or mother told him. (p. 199B)
  132. Ministry (p. 199C)
  133. Story (p. 199D-199E)
  134. Leprechauns (p. 199E-199F)
  135. Once upon a time was a woman, and she used to live in France. (p. 199F)
  136. Tramp (p. 199G)
  137. Dentist (p. 199G)
  138. Long ago people used to believe in fairies. (p. 199H)
  139. Story (p. 199H)
  140. Local Patron Saint (p. 199I)
  141. Story of a Horse (p. 199J)
Origin information
Dundrum, Co. Tipperary
Date created:
Type of Resource
text
Physical description
1 chapter (vol. 582, p. 41-199J)
Languages
English  
Genre
Chapter
Subject
Folklore--Ireland--Tipperary
Treasure troves--Folklore
Land use   linked data (lcsh)
Historic sites   linked data (lcsh)
Riddles   linked data (lcsh)
Weather--Folklore
Proverbs   linked data (lcsh)
Recreation   linked data (lcsh)
local legends   linked data (afset)
Dissenters, Religious--Legal status, laws, etc.
Manners and customs   linked data (lcsh)
Supernatural beings   linked data (afset)
Jokes   linked data (lcsh)
Rope trade   linked data (lcsh)
Occupations   linked data (lcsh)
Patrick, Saint, 373?-463?  
Ringforts   linked data (lcsh)
Dwellings--Folklore
Food--Folklore
Bread--Folklore
Butter   linked data (lcsh)
Traditional medicine   linked data (lcsh)
Roads   linked data (lcsh)
Animals--Folklore
Birds--Folklore
Folk poetry   linked data (lcsh)
Schools   linked data (lcsh)
Animal culture   linked data (lcsh)
Potatoes   linked data (lcsh)
Commerce   linked data (lcsh)
Irish Travellers (Nomadic people)   linked data (lcsh)
Cemeteries   linked data (lcsh)
Smithing   linked data (afset)
Foxes--Folklore
Agriculture   linked data (lcsh)
Shoes   linked data (lcsh)
Ireland--History--Famine, 1845-1852
Rites and ceremonies   linked data (lcsh)
Leprechauns   linked data (lcsh)
School location
DundrumDún DromaDundrumBallintempleKilnamanagh LowerTipperary
Location
https://doi.org/10.7925/drs1.duchas_4922308
Location
University College Dublin. National Folklore Collection UCD .

Original reference: 0582/2

Suggested credit
"The Schools' Manuscript Collection: County Tipperary 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:49223085>
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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