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Slane (C.)

Abstract: A collection of folklore and local history stories from Slane (C.) (school) (Slane, Co. Meath), collected as part of the Schools' Folklore Scheme, 1937-1938 under the supervision of teacher Josephine Cooney.

Original reference: 0713/2

In collection The Schools’ Collection : County Meath schools

  1. Strange Animals (p. 200A-200C)
  2. Historical Tradition (p. 200C-200B)
  3. Weather-Lore (p. 201-202)
  4. Games I Play (p. 203-205)
  5. Old Story (p. 206-208)
  6. Collection of Prayers (p. 209)
  7. Riddles (p. 210-212)
  8. Hidden Treasures (p. 213-215)
  9. Local Happenings (p. 216-218)
  10. Local Heroes (p. 219-220)
  11. Hedge-Schools (p. 221-222)
  12. Hedge-School (p. 223-224)
  13. Old Crafts (p. 225-226)
  14. Old Crafts (p. 227-230)
  15. Bird-Lore (p. 231-233)
  16. Local Marriage Customs (p. 234-235)
  17. Stories of Penal Times (p. 236-237)
  18. Stories of Penal Times (p. 237-240)
  19. Religious Stories (p. 224-240)
  20. Local Place Names (p. 241-243)
  21. Local Place Names (p. 243-250)
  22. Local Cures (p. 251-253)
  23. Local Cures (p. 254-255)
  24. Homemade Toys (p. 256-257)
  25. Homemade Toys (p. 257-259)
  26. Lore of Certain Days (p. 260-261)
  27. Travelling Folk (p. 262-266)
  28. Lore of Certain Days (p. 266-267)
  29. Local Poets (p. 268-269)
  30. Local Poets (p. 269-272)
  31. Emblems and Objects of Value (p. 259-293)
  32. Local Poets (p. 273-272)
  33. Fairy Forts (p. 274-279)
  34. Fairy Forts (p. 279-280)
  35. Famine Times (p. 281-284)
  36. Famine Times (p. 284-285)
  37. Famine Times (p. 285-286)
  38. Our Holy Wells (p. 287-289)
  39. Local Roads (p. 289-292)
  40. My Home District (p. 294-295)
  41. My Home District (p. 295-296)
  42. My Home District (p. 296-299)
  43. My Home District (p. 299-300)
  44. My Home District (p. 300-301)
  45. Herbs (p. 301-303)
  46. Herbs (p. 303-304)
  47. Herbs (p. 304-305)
  48. Potato Crop (p. 305-307)
  49. Proverbs (p. 308)
  50. Proverbs (p. 308-311)
  51. Festival Customs (p. 312-313)
  52. Festival Customs (p. 313-314)
  53. Festival Customs (p. 314)
  54. Care of Our Farm Animals (p. 315-316)
  55. Churning (p. 317-319)
  56. Churning (p. 319-320)
  57. Churning (p. 320-321)
  58. Care of the Feet (p. 321A)
  59. Care of the Feet (p. 321A-324)
  60. Local Forge (p. 324-325)
  61. Local Forge (p. 325)
  62. Clothes Made Locally (p. 326-327)
  63. Local Patron Saint (p. 328-329)
  64. Local Patron Saint (p. 329-331)
  65. Local Patron Saint (p. 331-333)
  66. Star of Slane (p. 334-336)
  67. Stories of the Divine Infant (p. 336-337)
  68. Poplar or Aspen Tree (p. 337)
  69. Local Landlord (p. 338-339)
  70. Local Landlord (p. 339-340)
  71. Local Landlord (p. 340-342)
  72. Local Landlord (p. 342-343)
  73. Local Fairs (p. 344-345)
  74. Local Fairs (p. 345-346)
  75. Food in Olden Times (p. 347-348)
  76. Food in Olden Times (p. 348-350)
  77. Hurling and Football Matches (p. 351-353)
  78. Hurling and Football Matches (p. 353-354)
  79. Old Irish Tales (p. 354-355)
  80. Historical Tradition (p. 200C-367)
  81. Local Monuments (p. 356)
  82. Local Monuments (p. 357)
  83. Bread (p. 358-361)
  84. Old Houses (p. 359-360)
  85. Buying and Selling (p. 361-362)
  86. Stories of Giants and Warriors (p. 362-364)
  87. Local Ruins (p. 365)
  88. Local Ruins (p. 366)
  89. Local Ruins (p. 366)
Origin information
Slane, Co. Meath
Date created:
Type of Resource
text
Physical description
1 chapter (vol. 713, p. 200A-367)
Languages
English  
Genre
Chapter
Subject
Folklore--Ireland--Meath
Weather--Folklore
Recreation   linked data (lcsh)
Prayers   linked data (lcsh)
Riddles   linked data (lcsh)
Treasure troves--Folklore
Poverty--Ireland
Schools   linked data (lcsh)
Occupations   linked data (lcsh)
Birds--Folklore
Marriage   linked data (lcsh)
Religion   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)
Folk poetry   linked data (lcsh)
Ringforts   linked data (lcsh)
Ireland--History--Famine, 1845-1852
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)
Clothing and dress   linked data (lcsh)
Land use   linked data (lcsh)
Commerce   linked data (lcsh)
Food--Folklore
Historic sites   linked data (lcsh)
Bread--Folklore
Dwellings--Folklore
Giants--Folklore
School location
SlaneBaile ShláineSlaneSlaneSlane UpperMeath
Location
https://doi.org/10.7925/drs1.duchas_5009004
Location
University College Dublin. National Folklore Collection UCD .

Original reference: 0713/2

Suggested credit
"The Schools' Manuscript Collection: County Meath 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:50090045>
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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