Maigh Locha (B.)

Abstract: A collection of folklore and local history stories from Maigh Locha (B.) (school) (Moylough, Co. Sligo), collected as part of the Schools' Folklore Scheme, 1937-1938 under the supervision of teacher Pádhraic Ó Braonáin.

Original reference: 0170/1

In collection The Schools’ Collection : County Sligo schools

  1. Centie O' Rourke (p. 0001-0002)
  2. Weather-Lore (p. 0003-0004)
  3. Cist (p. 0005-0006)
  4. Ballincurry (p. 0007-0008)
  5. Local Industries (p. 0009-0010)
  6. Moylough (p. 0011-0012)
  7. Tadhg Dall O'Higgins (p. 0013-0014)
  8. Townland I Live in (p. 0015)
  9. Strong Man (p. 0016)
  10. Fóidín Marbh (p. 0017-0018)
  11. Forts (p. 0019-0020)
  12. Churning (p. 0020-0021)
  13. Wells (p. 0023-0024)
  14. Old Houses (p. 0025-0026)
  15. May Customs (p. 0027-0028)
  16. Boxty (p. 0029)
  17. Callaig (p. 0030)
  18. Local Roads (p. 0031-0032)
  19. Farm Animals (p. 0033-0034)
  20. Spraying (p. 0035)
  21. Good Runner (p. 0036-0037)
  22. Strong Woman (p. 0038)
Origin information
Moylough, Co. Sligo
Date created:
Type of Resource
Physical description
1 chapter (vol. 170, p. C-38)
Occupations   linked data (lcsh)
local legends   linked data (afset)
Geographical myths   linked data (lcsh)
Ringforts   linked data (lcsh)
Butter   linked data (lcsh)
Manners and customs   linked data (lcsh)
May (Month)--Folklore
Roads   linked data (lcsh)
Animal culture   linked data (lcsh)
Agriculture   linked data (lcsh)
School location
MoyloughMaigh LochaMoyloughAchonryLeynySligo
University College Dublin. National Folklore Collection UCD .

Original reference: 0170/1

Suggested credit
"The Schools' Manuscript Collection: County Sligo 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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