Category: FAIRY MONEY TURNEN TO DROSS.
A Cruel Man And A Fairy Dog
The person from whom the following tale was derived was David Roberts,
Tycerrig, Clocaenog, near Ruthin.
A Fairy dog lost its master and wandered about here and there seeking
him. A farmer saw the dog, and took it home with him, ...
The Fairies Rewarding A Woman For Taking Care Of Their Dog
Mention has already been made of Fairy Dogs. It would appear that now
and again these dogs, just like any other dogs, strayed from home; but
the Fairies were fond of their pets, and when lost, sought for them, and
rewarded those mo...
Fairy Money Turned To Dross
Fairies' treasure was of uncertain value, and depended for its very
existence on Fairy intentions. Often and again, when they had lavishly
bestowed money on this or that person, it was discovered to be only
leaves or some equally w...
Dick The Fiddler And The Fairy Crown-piece
For the following story I am indebted to my friend, Mr Hamer, who records
it in his Parochial account of Llanidloes, published in the
Montgomeryshire Collections, vol. x., pp. 252-3-4. Mr Hamer states
that the tale was related to h...