Carnán (C.), Fedamore

Abstract: A collection of folklore and local history stories from Carnán (C.), Fedamore (school) (Carnane, Co. Limerick), collected as part of the Schools' Folklore Scheme, 1937-1938 under the supervision of teacher Máire, Bean Uí Bhriain.

Original reference: 0517/4

In collection The Schools’ Collection : County Limerick schools

  1. Rockstown Castle (p. 141)
  2. Fairy Tale (p. 142)
  3. Riddles (p. 143-144)
  4. Signs of the Weather (p. 145-146)
  5. Blessed Well (p. 147)
  6. Biddy Early (p. 148-149)
  7. Hedge-Schools (p. 150)
  8. Big Wind (p. 151)
  9. Proverbs (p. 152-153)
  10. Ballynagarde (p. 154)
  11. Palatines (p. 155)
  12. Carraig an Aifrinn (p. 156)
  13. Tobar an Amhráin (p. 157)
  14. Fiddler in the Graveyard (p. 158-159)
  15. Names of Places (p. 160)
  16. Homemade Toys (p. 161-162)
  17. Marriage Customs (p. 163-164)
  18. Local Forges (p. 165-166)
  19. Fort (p. 167)
  20. Care of the Feet (p. 168)
  21. Festivals (p. 169)
  22. Skool Bog (p. 170-171)
  23. Fair of Glenogra (p. 172-173)
  24. Games (p. 174-176)
  25. Local Roads (p. 177-178)
  26. Fanningstown and Kilderry (p. 179-180)
Origin information
Carnane, Co. Limerick
Date created:
Type of Resource
Physical description
1 chapter (vol. 517, p. 139-180)
Folklore--Ireland--Limerick (County)
Treasure troves--Folklore
Supernatural beings   linked data (afset)
Riddles   linked data (lcsh)
Manners and customs   linked data (lcsh)
Early, Biddy, 1798-1874   linked data (naf)
Schools   linked data (lcsh)
Proverbs   linked data (lcsh)
Land use   linked data (lcsh)
Palatines   linked data (lcsh)
Dissenters, Religious--Legal status, laws, etc.
Toys   linked data (lcsh)
Marriage   linked data (lcsh)
Smithing   linked data (afset)
Ringforts   linked data (lcsh)
Shoes   linked data (lcsh)
Recreation   linked data (lcsh)
Roads   linked data (lcsh)
School location
CarnaneAn CarnánCarnaneFedamoreSmallcountyLimerick
University College Dublin. National Folklore Collection UCD .

Original reference: 0517/4

Suggested credit
"The Schools' Manuscript Collection: County Limerick schools," held by the National Folklore Collection UCD. © Digital content by University College Dublin, published by UCD Library, University College Dublin <>
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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