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Muine Mór

abstract: A collection of folklore and local history stories from Muine Mór (school) (Meenymore, Co. Leitrim), collected as part of the Schools' Folklore Scheme, 1937-1938 under the supervision of teacher Liam Ó Briain.

Original reference: 0196/3

In collection The Schools’ Collection : County Leitrim schools

  1. Riddles (p. 051-056)
  2. Games I Play (p. 051-109)
  3. Riddles (p. 057-059)
  4. Riddles (p. 060-061)
  5. Weather-Lore - Good (p. 062)
  6. Weather-Lore - Bad (p. 063)
  7. Weather Signs - Good (p. 064)
  8. Weather Signs - Bad (p. 065)
  9. Weather-Lore - Good (p. 066)
  10. Weather-Lore - Bad (p. 067)
  11. Big Day's Work (p. 068)
  12. Heavy Load (p. 069)
  13. Big Wind (p. 070-071)
  14. Big Load (p. 072)
  15. Heavy Load (p. 073)
  16. Cure of the Mumps (p. 074)
  17. Great Mower (p. 075)
  18. Good Mower (p. 076)
  19. Great Journey (p. 077)
  20. Old Place Name (p. 078)
  21. Old Traveller (p. 079)
  22. Long Journey (p. 080)
  23. Sprigging Camp (p. 081)
  24. Old Traveller (p. 082)
  25. Great Day's Work (p. 083)
  26. Old Fort (p. 084)
  27. Old Trade (p. 085)
  28. Wedding (p. 086-087)
  29. Old Place Names (p. 088)
  30. Old Fort (p. 089-090)
  31. Old Place Names (p. 091)
  32. Old Place Names (p. 092)
  33. Games I Play at School (p. 093-094)
  34. Bleech Mill (p. 095-097)
  35. Mass Path (p. 098)
  36. Old Beggars (p. 099)
  37. Local Roads (p. 100-101)
  38. Old Cures (p. 102-103)
  39. Old Fort (p. 104)
  40. Spinny Jinny (p. 105)
  41. My Home District (p. 106)
  42. Old Poet (p. 107)
  43. Old Trade (p. 110-111)
  44. My Home District (p. 113-114)
  45. Herbs (p. 115-116)
  46. Hughie Tea-Leaf (p. 117-119)
  47. Herbs (p. 120-122)
  48. Potato Crop (p. 123-125)
  49. Old Sayings (p. 126-127)
  50. Danes' Graves (p. 128)
  51. Travelling Folk (p. 129-130)
  52. Famine Times (p. 131-132)
  53. Feast Days of the Year (p. 133-137)
  54. Potato Crop (p. 138-139)
  55. Spade, A Shovel, A Loy, A Grape (p. 140)
  56. Games I Play (p. 141-144)
  57. Care of the Animals (p. 145-150)
  58. Local Roads (p. 151-152)
  59. Churning (p. 153-155)
  60. Local Sayings (p. 156-157)
  61. Care of the Feet (p. 158-159)
  62. Holy Family (p. 160)
  63. Local Fairs (p. 161)
  64. Old Story (p. 162)
  65. Old Song (p. 163-165)
  66. Old Houses (p. 166)
  67. My Home District (p. 167-168)
  68. Care of the Feet (p. 169)
  69. Churning (p. 170-172)
  70. Weeds (p. 173-176)
  71. Local Forges (p. 177)
  72. Story (p. 178)
  73. Story (p. 179)
  74. Riddles (p. 181-185)
  75. Riddles (p. 186-188)
  76. Weather Signs (p. 189-190)
  77. Weather Signs (p. 191-193)
  78. Great Mower (p. 194)
  79. Birds that Are Still in this Part of the Country (p. 195-198)
  80. Bird-Lore (p. 199-202)
  81. Spinney Ginney (p. 203)
  82. Sling (p. 204-205)
  83. Old Fort (p. 206-208)
  84. Old Fort (p. 209-211)
  85. Old Fort (p. 212)
  86. Games I Play (p. 213-217)
  87. Games I Play (p. 218-220)
  88. Care of the Feet (p. 221)
  89. My Home District (p. 222-223)
  90. Potato Crop (p. 224-225)
  91. Clothes Made Locally (p. 226)
  92. Churning (p. 227-228)
  93. Care of the Feet (p. 229-230)
  94. Holy Family (p. 231-232)
  95. Local Fairs (p. 233-235)
  96. Old Story (p. 236-237)
  97. Old Story (p. 238-239)
  98. Old Song (p. 240-241)
  99. Old Sayings (p. 242)
  100. Buying and Selling (p. 243-244)
  101. Old Churchyards (p. 245)
Origin information
Meenymore, Co. Leitrim
Date created:
typeOfResource
text
Physical description
1 chapter (vol. 196, p. 50-245)
Languages
English  
genre
Chapter
Subject
Folklore--Ireland--Leitrim (County)
Recreation   linked data (lcsh)
Riddles   linked data (lcsh)
Weather--Folklore
Agriculture   linked data (lcsh)
Winds--Folklore
Mumps   linked data (lcsh)
Ringforts   linked data (lcsh)
Irish Travellers (Nomadic people)   linked data (lcsh)
Occupations   linked data (lcsh)
Marriage   linked data (lcsh)
local legends   linked data (afset)
Dissenters, Religious--Legal status, laws, etc.
Roads   linked data (lcsh)
Traditional medicine   linked data (lcsh)
Folk poetry   linked data (lcsh)
Potatoes   linked data (lcsh)
Proverbs   linked data (lcsh)
Historic sites   linked data (lcsh)
Ireland--History--Famine, 1845-1852
Animal culture   linked data (lcsh)
Butter   linked data (lcsh)
Shoes   linked data (lcsh)
Manners and customs   linked data (lcsh)
Religion   linked data (lcsh)
Commerce   linked data (lcsh)
Dwellings--Folklore
Clothing and dress   linked data (lcsh)
Smithing   linked data (afset)
Supernatural beings   linked data (afset)
Giants--Folklore
Birds--Folklore
Jesus Christ--Family
Cemeteries   linked data (lcsh)
School location
MeenymoreMíne MhórMeenymoreCloonclareDrumahaireLeitrim
Location
https://doi.org/10.7925/drs1.duchas_4602746
Location
University College Dublin. National Folklore Collection UCD .

Original reference: 0196/3

Suggested credit
"The Schools' Manuscript Collection: County Leitrim 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:46027465>
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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