Killahan (B.)

abstract: A collection of folklore and local history stories from Killahan (B.) (school) (Killahan, Co. Kerry), collected as part of the Schools' Folklore Scheme, 1937-1938 under the supervision of teacher Liam Ó Leathlobhair.

Original reference: 0413/3

In collection The Schools’ Collection : County Kerry schools

  1. Story (p. 169)
  2. Story (p. 169-170)
  3. Story (p. 170-171)
  4. Story (p. 171)
  5. Signs of the Weather (p. 172-173)
  6. Storm (p. 174)
  7. Storm (p. 174-175)
  8. Storm (p. 175-176)
  9. Storm (p. 176-177)
  10. Storm (p. 177-178)
  11. Storm and Rain (p. 178-179)
  12. Snow-Storm (p. 179-180)
  13. Storm (p. 180)
  14. Hidden Treasure (p. 181)
  15. Hidden Treasure (p. 181-182)
  16. Hidden Treasure (p. 183)
  17. Hidden Treasure (p. 183-184)
  18. Ballymacaquim Castle (p. 185)
  19. Ballymacaquim Castle (p. 185-186)
  20. Ballymacaquim Castle (p. 186-187)
  21. Ballymacaquim Castle (p. 187)
  22. Ballymacaquim Castle (p. 188)
  23. Ballymacaquim Castle (p. 188-189)
  24. Ballymacaquim Castle (p. 189-190)
  25. Ballymacaquim Castle (p. 190-191)
  26. Names of Fields (p. 191-192)
  27. Names of Fields (p. 192)
  28. Names of Fields (p. 193)
  29. Christmas Customs (p. 194)
  30. Christmas Customs (p. 195)
  31. Christmas Customs (p. 195-196)
  32. Christmas Customs (p. 196-197)
  33. Christmas Customs (p. 197-198)
  34. Christmas Customs (p. 198-199)
  35. Christmas Customs (p. 199-200)
  36. Riddles (p. 200-201)
  37. Riddles (p. 201-202)
  38. Marriage Customs (p. 202-204)
  39. Local Cures (p. 204-205)
  40. Bird-Lore (p. 205-206)
  41. Birds Connected with Saints (p. 207-208)
  42. Spinning (p. 208-209)
  43. Lime-Burning (p. 209-210)
  44. Shoeing Wheels (p. 210-211)
  45. Travelling Folk (p. 211-212)
  46. Old Forts (p. 213)
  47. Famine Times (p. 213-214)
  48. My Home District (p. 214-216)
  49. St John's Night (p. 217)
  50. Wether's Well (p. 217)
  51. Potato Crop (p. 218)
  52. Song (p. 218-219)
  53. Care of the Feet (p. 220)
  54. Food in Olden Times (p. 220)
  55. Churning (p. 221)
  56. Farm Animals (p. 221-222)
  57. Homemade Toys (p. 223-225)
  58. Herbs (p. 226)
  59. Herbs (p. 226-228)
  60. Local Roads (p. 229-230)
  61. Games I Play (p. 230-231)
  62. Games I Play (p. 231)
  63. Old Houses (p. 232-233)
  64. Games I Play (p. 232)
  65. Old Story (p. 234-244)
  66. Cloichín Lár an Lae (p. 245)
  67. Famine Times (p. 246-248)
Origin information
Killahan, Co. Kerry
Date created:
typeOfResource
text
Physical description
1 chapter (vol. 413, p. 168-248)
Languages
English  
genre
Chapter
Subject
Folklore--Ireland--Kerry
Jokes   linked data (lcsh)
Weather--Folklore
Severe storms   linked data (lcsh)
Rain and rainfall   linked data (lcsh)
Frost   linked data (lcsh)
Treasure troves--Folklore
Historic sites   linked data (lcsh)
local legends   linked data (afset)
Christmas   linked data (lcsh)
Riddles   linked data (lcsh)
Marriage   linked data (lcsh)
Traditional medicine   linked data (lcsh)
Birds--Folklore
Textile industry   linked data (lcsh)
Limekilns   linked data (lcsh)
Occupations   linked data (lcsh)
Irish Travellers (Nomadic people)   linked data (lcsh)
Ireland--History--Famine, 1845-1852
Ringforts   linked data (lcsh)
John the Baptist’s Day   linked data (lcsh)
Manners and customs   linked data (lcsh)
Potatoes   linked data (lcsh)
Agriculture   linked data (lcsh)
Folk poetry   linked data (lcsh)
Shoes   linked data (lcsh)
Food--Folklore
Clothing and dress   linked data (lcsh)
Butter   linked data (lcsh)
Animal culture   linked data (lcsh)
Toys   linked data (lcsh)
Roads   linked data (lcsh)
Recreation   linked data (lcsh)
Dwellings--Folklore
School location
KillahanCill LaithínKillahanKillahanClanmauriceKerry
Location
https://doi.org/10.7925/drs1.duchas_4666602
Location
University College Dublin. National Folklore Collection UCD .

Original reference: 0413/3

Suggested credit
"The Schools' Manuscript Collection: County Kerry schools," held by the National Folklore Collection UCD. © Digital content by University College Dublin, published by UCD Library, University College Dublin <http://digital.ucd.ie/view/duchas:46666025>
Funding
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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