Kilmacoliver, Piltown

Abstract: A collection of folklore and local history stories from Kilmacoliver, Piltown (school) (Kilmacoliver, Co. Kilkenny), collected as part of the Schools' Folklore Scheme, 1937-1938 under the supervision of teacher Ristéard Ó Faoláin.

Original reference: 0852/3

In collection The Schools’ Collection : County Kilkenny schools

Origin information
Kilmacoliver, Co. Kilkenny
Date created:
Type of Resource
Physical description
1 chapter (vol. 852, p. 195a-226)
Folklore--Ireland--Kilkenny (County)
Recreation   linked data (lcsh)
legendary creatures   linked data (afset)
Land use   linked data (lcsh)
Secret societies--Ireland
Ireland--History--Rebellion of 1798
Secret societies   linked data (lcsh)
Ireland--History--Famine, 1845-1852
Cromwell, Oliver, 1599-1658   linked data (viaf)
Roads   linked data (lcsh)
Manners and customs   linked data (lcsh)
Schools   linked data (lcsh)
Halloween   linked data (lcsh)
Cemeteries   linked data (lcsh)
Traditional medicine   linked data (lcsh)
Rites and ceremonies   linked data (lcsh)
Marriage   linked data (lcsh)
May (Month)--Folklore
Banshees   linked data (lcsh)
Occupations   linked data (lcsh)
Clothing and dress   linked data (lcsh)
School location
KilmacoliverCoill Mhic OiliféaraKilmacoliverTullahoughtKellsKilkenny
University College Dublin. National Folklore Collection UCD .

Original reference: 0852/3

Suggested credit
"The Schools' Manuscript Collection: County Kilkenny 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.

Rights & Usage Conditions

Creative Commons License
Kilmacoliver, Piltown is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License.

Copyright of the original resource: University College Dublin

To use for commercial purposes, please contact the National Folklore Collection, UCD - See: