Photographs

  1. I045.28.00001

    I045.28.00001

    1962

    Stones: Elf stone; rope is permanently through hole in cente. Narrator said: "You put a stick in the field and put the rope over it, that kept witches and witchcraft off your cattle." The stone is granite. At house of James McLeigh, Seavaghan, Loughlinisland.

  2. I045.28.00002

    I045.28.00002

    1962

    Stones: Elf stone; rope is permanently through hole in cente. Narrator said: "You put a stick in the field and put the rope over it , that kept witches and witchcraft off your cattle." The stone is granite. At house of James McLeigh, Seavaghan.

  3. I056.06.00001

    I056.06.00001

    Bird Parts: The wishbone.

  4. J009.01.00001

    J009.01.00001

    1937

    Fairy places: Fairy Cliff - Aill na dTeora near Clonbur.

  5. J012.33.00001

    J012.33.00001

    1841

    Mythological Tradition: Fairy Wind. Oil painting by Daniel McDonald entitled Fairy Wind-Sidhe Gaoithe, 1841. In National Folklore Collection UCD.

  6. J017.06.00001

    J017.06.00001

    2007

    Supernatural Animal: Painting entitled 'She Would Never Return Home'. Donated by Anraí Ó Braonáin to NFC, 2007.

  7. K001.18.00001

    K001.18.00001

    1993

    Famous people: Reputed birthplace of Daniel O’Connell, Carhan, Caherciveen.

  8. K001.18.00002

    K001.18.00002

    1993

    Famous people: Reputed birthplace of Daniel O' Connell, Carhan, Caherciveen.

  9. K001.18.00003

    K001.18.00003

    1993

    Famous people: Reputed birthplace of Daniel O'Connell, Carhan, Caherciveen.

  10. K001.18.00004

    K001.18.00004

    1993

    Famous people: Reputed birthplace of Daniel O’Connell, Carhan, Caherciveen.

  11. K001.18.00005

    K001.18.00005

    1993

    Famous people: Reputed birthplace of Daniel O’Connell, Carhan, Caherciveen.

  12. K014.15.00002

    K014.15.00002

    1962

    Political History: View of Boyne battlefield from King William's position.

  13. K014.15.00003

    K014.15.00003

    1962

    Political History: View of Boyne battlefield from King William's position.

  14. K014.15.00004

    K014.15.00004

    1962

    Political History: View of Boyne battlefield from King William's position.

  15. K014.21.00001

    K014.21.00001

    1954

    Political History: Fenian Flag, Anglesboro.

  16. K014.21.00002

    K014.21.00002

    1954

    Political History: Fenian Flag, Anglesboro.

  17. K014.21.00003

    K014.21.00003

    1954

    Political History: Fenian Flag, Anglesboro.

  18. K014.21.00004

    K014.21.00004

    1954

    Political History: Fenian Flag, Anglesboro.

  19. K014.25.00001

    K014.25.00001

    Political History: Bessbrook, old pistol found in tree.

  20. K025.24.00001

    K025.24.00001

    1956

    Local traditions - Historic, local event: Marconi's Cottage. Interior view. Inlet on left is a 'bole', oblong-shaped in wall.

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Archival Reference

The Photographic Collection, I045.28.00002

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Date
September 1962
Location
Seavaghan, Co. Down
Photographer
Michael J. Murphy
Relevant persons
James McLeigh
Archival information
Stones: Elf stone; rope is permanently through hole in cente. Narrator said: "You put a stick in the field and put the rope over it , that kept witches and witchcraft off your cattle." The stone is granite. At house of James McLeigh, Seavaghan.
Format
Image
  • Negative
  • Black and white
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