Poinnte Lochros

Abstract: A collection of folklore and local history stories from Poinnte Lochros (school) (Drumirrin, Co. Donegal), collected as part of the Schools' Folklore Scheme, 1937-1938 under the supervision of teacher Maighréad, Bean Uí Locárd.

Original reference: 1042/2

In collection The Schools’ Collection : County Donegal schools

  1. Shipwreck - The Aurora (p. 93-94)
  2. Aurora (p. 95-96)
  3. Shipwreck - The Linda (p. 97)
  4. Brig Ann (p. 98)
  5. Reynolds (p. 99)
  6. Stormy Day (p. 100)
  7. Signs of the Weather (p. 101)
  8. Houses in Olden Times (p. 102-103)
  9. Bread in Olden Times (p. 104)
  10. Fair (p. 105)
  11. Wedding Long Ago (p. 106-107)
  12. Place Names (p. 108)
  13. Place Names (p. 109)
  14. Thunder Storm (p. 110)
  15. Sinking of the Dunmorehead (p. 111)
  16. Wedding Long Ago (p. 112-113)
  17. Wedding (p. 114-115)
Origin information
Drumirrin, Co. Donegal
Date created:
Type of Resource
Physical description
1 chapter (vol. 1042, p. 93a-115)
Folklore--Ireland--Donegal (County)
Shipwrecks   linked data (lcsh)
Severe storms   linked data (lcsh)
Commerce   linked data (lcsh)
Marriage   linked data (lcsh)
local legends   linked data (afset)
Thunder   linked data (lcsh)
Ireland--History--Famine, 1845-1852
School location
DrumirrinDroim FhiorthainnDrumirrinInishkeelBanaghDonegal
University College Dublin. National Folklore Collection UCD .

Original reference: 1042/2

Suggested credit
"The Schools' Manuscript Collection: County Donegal 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:44283145>
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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