Turas Siar Go Cill Mór the book



A wonderful 100 page book complete with 3 CD's



This is a transcription of audio tapes made by Pádhraic (“Pap”) Ó Murchú from Cartúr, Clochar on the Mullet Peninsula in the Erris Gaeltacht in Co. Mayo from the sixties onwards. There is a wide range of topics covered here, such as farming and fishing practices, the social conventions of the people and much more, from the old days to recent times. There is a wealth of folklore on these tapes as well and descriptions of every aspect of the lives of ordinary people in a remote Gaeltacht area over many years and several generations.









Journey Through the Mullet



A book of old superstitions, old cures and traditions from popular dates throughout the year.

Including traditions around death, births and marriages, also many stories both true and relevant to old local Irish lifestyle.

​This book is part 1 of several parts to be published in the future.

For further information email turas.siar@yahoo.ie