School: Creewood (roll number 5331)

Location:
Creewood, Co. Meath
Teacher:
Brighid, Bean Uí Chearnacháin

Filter stories

Back
/ 295 Forward
Resolution: Low | High
Hidden Treasure

Archival Reference

The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0715, Page 101

Image and data © National Folklore Collection, UCD. See copyright details »

On this page

Hidden Treasure

There is a field in the district known as the "Cropocs". Some people say there is a crock of gold hidden in this field. It is supposed to be hidden in the ditch. I never heard of anyone ever looking for it. People say you should never dig for gold because if you get it you will have no luck with it or something will happen.

(continues on next page)
Collector
Patrick Reilly
Gender
male
Address
Creewood, Co. Meath
Informant
James Reilly
Gender
male
Age
49
Address
Creewood, Co. Meath
Language
English