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Luggacurran (2), Stradbally

Abstract: A collection of folklore and local history stories from Luggacurran (2), Stradbally (school) (Luggacurren, Co. Laois), collected as part of the Schools' Folklore Scheme, 1937-1938 under the supervision of teacher Mrs. Delaney.

Original reference: 0837/5

In collection The Schools’ Collection : Laois county schools

  1. Luggacurren (p. 271-272)
  2. Dune of Clopook (p. 273-274)
  3. Clopook Churchyard (p. 275-276)
  4. St Fiace Bishop of Sletty (p. 277)
  5. Mass Field (p. 278)
  6. Sean Bhaile - Shanabally (p. 279)
  7. Factory - Tiles (p. 280)
  8. Old Story (p. 281-282)
  9. Story About Dogs (p. 283)
  10. Asses' Manger (p. 284)
  11. Story About a Horse (p. 285-287)
  12. Irish Place Names - Luggacurren (p. 288)
  13. Signs of Rain (p. 289-290)
  14. House Burning - The Barrack (p. 291)
  15. Old School (p. 292-293)
  16. Catholic School (p. 294)
  17. Home Cures - Human Beings (p. 295-298)
  18. Home Cures- Animals (p. 299)
  19. Cures - Cattle (p. 300-302)
  20. White Feet (p. 303-304)
  21. Ned Delaney - The Tory - 1846 and 47 (p. 305-306)
  22. Riddles (p. 307-314)
Origin information
Luggacurren, Co. Laois
Date created:
Type of Resource
Physical description
1 chapter (vol. 837, p. 269-314)
Folklore--Ireland--Laois (Ireland)
Dissenters, Religious--Legal status, laws, etc.
Ringforts   linked data (lcsh)
Occupations   linked data (lcsh)
Agriculture   linked data (lcsh)
Jokes   linked data (lcsh)
Historic sites   linked data (lcsh)
Ireland--History--Famine, 1845-1852
Riddles   linked data (lcsh)
School location
LuggacurrenLog an ChurraighLuggacurrenTullomoyStradballyLaois
University College Dublin. National Folklore Collection UCD .

Original reference: 0837/5

Suggested credit
"The Schools' Manuscript Collection: Laois county 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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