Ráth na Loch (C.), Fearann Fuar

Abstract: A collection of folklore and local history stories from Ráth na Loch (C.), Fearann Fuar (school) (Ranalough, Co. Kerry), collected as part of the Schools' Folklore Scheme, 1937-1938 under the supervision of teacher Eibhlín, Bean Uí Aodhgáin.

Original reference: 0446/2

In collection The Schools’ Collection : County Kerry schools

  1. Hidden Treasure Stories (p. 061-062)
  2. Funny Story (p. 063)
  3. Riddles (p. 063-064)
  4. Riddles (p. 065-066)
  5. Riddles (p. 066-067)
  6. Riddles (p. 067-068)
  7. Weather-Lore (p. 069-072)
  8. Local Heroes (p. 072-074)
  9. Local Heroes (p. 074-075)
  10. Story about Bill Landers (p. 075-076)
  11. Hedge-Schools (p. 076)
  12. Hedge-Schools (p. 077-078)
  13. Hedge-Schools (p. 078-079)
  14. Old Crafts (p. 080-083)
  15. Local Marriages (p. 084)
  16. Local Place Names (p. 085)
  17. Local Place Names (p. 085-086)
  18. Bird-Lore (p. 086-088)
  19. Local Cures (p. 088-089)
  20. Child Born on a Certain Day (p. 089-090)
  21. Homemade Toys (p. 090-091)
  22. Homemade Toys (p. 091-092)
  23. Lore of Certain Days (p. 092-093)
  24. Lore of Certain Days (p. 093)
  25. Travelling Folk (p. 094)
  26. Fairy Forts (p. 095)
  27. Fairy Forts (p. 096-097)
  28. Games I Play (p. 098-099)
  29. Games I Play (p. 099-102)
  30. Games I Play (p. 103-105)
  31. Games I Play (p. 105-106)
  32. Local Roads (p. 106)
  33. Local Roads (p. 107)
  34. My Home District (p. 107-108)
  35. My Home District (p. 109)
  36. My Home District (p. 109-110)
  37. Herbs (p. 111-112)
  38. Potato Crop (p. 113-114)
  39. Potato Crop (p. 114-115)
  40. Proverbs (p. 116)
  41. Festival Customs (p. 117-121)
  42. Care of Our Farm Animals (p. 122-124)
  43. Churning (p. 125)
  44. Churning (p. 125-126)
  45. Care of the Feet (p. 127)
  46. Local Forge (p. 128)
  47. Local Forge (p. 129)
  48. Local Fair Day (p. 130-131)
  49. Local Landlord (p. 131-132)
  50. Food in Olden Times (p. 132-133)
  51. Old Irish Tales (p. 133-134)
  52. Old Story (p. 135)
  53. Song (p. 136)
  54. Bread (p. 137)
  55. Buying and Selling (p. 138)
  56. Old Houses (p. 139-140)
  57. Leipreachán (p. 141)
  58. Old Graveyards (p. 142-143)
  59. Collection of Prayers (p. 144-145)
Origin information
Ranalough, Co. Kerry
Date created:
Type of Resource
Physical description
1 chapter (vol. 446, p. 61a-145)
Riddles   linked data (lcsh)
Schools   linked data (lcsh)
Occupations   linked data (lcsh)
Marriage   linked data (lcsh)
local legends   linked data (afset)
Traditional medicine   linked data (lcsh)
Toys   linked data (lcsh)
Manners and customs   linked data (lcsh)
Irish Travellers (Nomadic people)   linked data (lcsh)
Ringforts   linked data (lcsh)
Recreation   linked data (lcsh)
Roads   linked data (lcsh)
Potatoes   linked data (lcsh)
Proverbs   linked data (lcsh)
Animal culture   linked data (lcsh)
Butter   linked data (lcsh)
Shoes   linked data (lcsh)
Smithing   linked data (afset)
Commerce   linked data (lcsh)
Land use   linked data (lcsh)
Historic sites   linked data (lcsh)
Folk poetry   linked data (lcsh)
Leprechauns   linked data (lcsh)
Cemeteries   linked data (lcsh)
Prayers   linked data (lcsh)
School location
University College Dublin. National Folklore Collection UCD .

Original reference: 0446/2

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:47063525>
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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