Abstract: A collection of folklore and local history stories from Kilmore (school) (Kilmore, Co. Leitrim), collected as part of the Schools' Folklore Scheme, 1937-1938 under the supervision of teacher Máire, Bean Uí Shamhráin.

Original reference: 0226/6

In collection The Schools’ Collection : County Leitrim schools

Origin information
Kilmore, Co. Leitrim
Date created:
Type of Resource
Physical description
1 chapter (vol. 226, p. 480-516)
Folklore--Ireland--Leitrim (County)
Burns and scalds   linked data (lcsh)
Traditional medicine   linked data (lcsh)
Manners and customs   linked data (lcsh)
Toothache   linked data (lcsh)
Warts   linked data (lcsh)
Mumps   linked data (lcsh)
Thorns   linked data (lcsh)
Foot--Wounds and injuries
Wounds and injuries   linked data (lcsh)
Furuncle   linked data (lcsh)
Irish language--Glossaries, vocabularies, etc.
Ringforts   linked data (lcsh)
Folk beliefs   linked data (afset)
Treasure troves--Folklore
Patrick, Saint, 373?-463?  
Occupations   linked data (lcsh)
Supernatural beings   linked data (afset)
Sprains   linked data (lcsh)
Headache   linked data (lcsh)
Wake services   linked data (lcsh)
Recreation   linked data (lcsh)
Folk poetry   linked data (lcsh)
Jaundice   linked data (lcsh)
Ireland--History--Famine, 1845-1852
Historic sites   linked data (lcsh)
School location
KilmoreAn Choill MhórKilmoreDrumreillyDrumahaireLeitrim
University College Dublin. National Folklore Collection UCD .

Original reference: 0226/6

Suggested credit
"The Schools' Manuscript Collection: County Leitrim 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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