[Making a bogdeal rope, Glenmore, Co. Kerry.] - UCD Digital Library

Making a bogdeal rope, Glenmore, Co. Kerry.

In collection Folklore Photograph Collection

Origin information
An Gleann Mór, Co. Chiarraí (Éire) / Glenmore, Co. Kerry (Ireland) : Coimisiún Béaloideasa Éireann (CBÉ) / Irish Folklore Commission - Copyright
Date created:
Type of resource
still image
Physical description
1 photograph (image/tiff) — Digital origin: reformatted digital — Reformating quality: preservation
Note
084 I gCuimhne na nDaoine. Good condition.
Note
Ropes were made from pieces of deal found in bogs. The fibrous quality of the deal allowed it to be easily worked and twisted by hand to form the rope, which had the advantage of being waterproof.
Languages
English  
Genre
Photograph
Subject
Glenmore (Kerry, Ireland)
Livelihood and Household Support
Roping--Ireland
Location
UCD School of Irish, Celtic Studies, Irish Folklore and Linguistics. National Folklore Collection UCD. Folklore Photograph Collection. B085.18.00028
Alternative view
[Making a bogdeal rope, Glenmore, Co. Kerry.]
Alternative view
[Making a bogdeal rope, Glenmore, Co. Kerry.]
Note
084 I gCuimhne na nDaoine. Good condition.
Note
Ropes were made from pieces of deal found in bogs. The fibrous quality of the deal allowed it to be easily worked and twisted by hand to form the rope, which had the advantage of being waterproof.

Record source
Prepared by IVRLA project staff, UCD Library, University College Dublin — Record identifier: uri:info:fedora/ivrla:10267

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