Star of the Sea Convent, Tramore

Abstract: A collection of folklore and local history stories from Star of the Sea Convent, Tramore (school) (Tramore, Co. Waterford), collected as part of the Schools' Folklore Scheme, 1937-1938 under the supervision of teacher Sr. M. Consiglio.

Original reference: 0651/3

In collection The Schools’ Collection : Waterford county schools

  1. Dunhill Castle (p. 91-92)
  2. Danes Island (p. 93)
  3. Sea Horse (p. 94-95)
  4. Place Names (p. 96-107)
  5. Stories (p. 108-109)
  6. Stories (p. 110)
  7. Once upon a time there was a man who was a landlord. (p. 111-112)
  8. Burrow (p. 113-114)
  9. Sheevra (p. 115-116)
  10. Story of Fenor (p. 117-118)
  11. Story of the Sheevra (p. 119-121)
  12. Nicknames (p. 122)
  13. Customs - Wakes (p. 123-124)
  14. Piseoga (p. 125-126)
  15. Piseog (p. 127)
  16. Old Customs (p. 128)
  17. Tomhasanna (p. 129-130)
  18. Tomhasanna (p. 131)
  19. Ranna (p. 132-133)
  20. Lullaby (p. 134-135)
Origin information
Tramore, Co. Waterford
Date created:
Type of Resource
Physical description
1 chapter (vol. 651, p. 90-135)
Vikings   linked data (lcsh)
local legends   linked data (afset)
Supernatural beings   linked data (afset)
Recreation   linked data (lcsh)
Names, Personal--Folklore
Marriage   linked data (lcsh)
Agriculture   linked data (lcsh)
Folk beliefs   linked data (afset)
Riddles   linked data (lcsh)
Folk poetry   linked data (lcsh)
Occupations   linked data (lcsh)
School location
TramoreTrá MhórTramoreDrumcannonMiddlethirdWaterford
University College Dublin. National Folklore Collection UCD .

Original reference: 0651/3

Suggested credit
"The Schools' Manuscript Collection: Waterford county 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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