[Lone thorn bush, Co. Louth.] - UCD Digital Library

Lone thorn bush, Co. Louth.

In collection Folklore Photograph Collection

Origin information
Co. Lú (Éire) / Co. Louth (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
118 I gCuimhne na nDaoine. Average condition.
Note
The lone bush, usually a thorn, was believed to have connections with the fairy-world and the supernatural. For this reason people treated it with reverence and were generally reluctant to interfere with it.
Languages
English  
Genre
Photograph
Subject
Nature
Shrubs--Ireland
Fairies--Ireland
Location
UCD School of Irish, Celtic Studies, Irish Folklore and Linguistics. National Folklore Collection UCD. Folklore Photograph Collection. F037.15.00002
Note
118 I gCuimhne na nDaoine. Average condition.
Note
The lone bush, usually a thorn, was believed to have connections with the fairy-world and the supernatural. For this reason people treated it with reverence and were generally reluctant to interfere with it.

Record source
Prepared by IVRLA project staff, UCD Library, University College Dublin — Record identifier: uri:info:fedora/ivrla:10333

Rights & Usage Conditions

Copyright of the original resource: © University College Dublin, National University of Ireland, Dublin. Copyright and reproduction rights for all items in this collection are held by University College Dublin and administered by the National Folklore Collection, University College Dublin, Newman Building, Belfield, Dublin 4, Ireland.