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Baile an Chlochair, Lic Snámha

Abstract: A collection of folklore and local history stories from Baile an Chlochair, Lic Snámha (school) (Ballincloher, Co. Kerry), collected as part of the Schools' Folklore Scheme, 1937-1938 under the supervision of teacher Pártholán Ó Gealbháin.

Original reference: 0411/2

In collection The Schools’ Collection : County Kerry schools

  1. Herbs (p. 253-255)
  2. Herbs (p. 256-257)
  3. Herbs (p. 258-260)
  4. Herbs (p. 261-262)
  5. Herbs (p. 263)
  6. Old Stories (p. 264-267)
  7. Old Stories (p. 268-272)
  8. Old Story (p. 273-274)
  9. Once upon a time there lived a man named Jack. (p. 275-277)
  10. Long ago there lived a king in Ireland. (p. 278-280)
  11. Once upon a time there lived a man named Jack. (p. 281-283)
  12. Place Names (p. 285-287)
  13. Local Place Names (p. 288-289)
  14. Local Place Names (p. 290-291)
  15. Local Place Names (p. 292-293)
  16. Local Place Names (p. 294-295)
  17. Local Place Names (p. 296-297)
  18. Local Place Names (p. 298)
  19. Local Monuments (p. 299-300)
  20. Local Monuments (p. 301-302)
  21. There are three very remarkable stones in the townland of Derrevrin. (p. 303-305)
  22. There is a monument situated at the east side of the village of Lixnaw. (p. 306-307)
  23. Holy Wells (p. 308-311)
  24. Penal Times (p. 312-314)
  25. Penal Times (p. 315-316)
  26. Penal Times (p. 317-318)
  27. Old Songs (p. 319-321)
  28. Old Songs (p. 322-323)
  29. Landlord (p. 324-328)
  30. Landlord (p. 329-332)
  31. Landlord (p. 333-335)
  32. Landlord (p. 336-337)
  33. Local Marriage Customs (p. 338-340)
  34. Local Marriage Customs (p. 341-343)
  35. Historical Tradition (p. 344-346)
  36. Old Prayer (p. 347)
  37. Lore of Certain Days (p. 348-350)
  38. Lore of Certain Days (p. 351-353)
  39. Lore of Certain Days (p. 354-355)
  40. Lore of Certain Days (p. 356-357)
  41. Lore of Certain Days (p. 358-359)
  42. Stories of Giants and Warriors (p. 361)
  43. Stories of Giants and Warriors (p. 362-364)
  44. Stories of Giants and Warriors (p. 365-367)
  45. Stories of Giants and Warriors (p. 368-369)
  46. Stories of Giants and Warriors (p. 370-371)
  47. Stories of Giants and Warriors (p. 372-373)
  48. Stories of Giants and Warriors (p. 374-375)
  49. Stories of Giants and Warriors (p. 376-377)
  50. Churning (p. 378-381)
  51. Churning (p. 382-385)
  52. Churning (p. 386-387)
  53. The Leipreachan is a fairy. The people around here call him "The Luharagán". (p. 388-390)
  54. The Leipreachan or Logharaghan is about three feet in height. (p. 391-393)
  55. The Leipreachan is a small fairy man supposed to live in the woods or raths away from houses inhabeted by people. (p. 394-395)
  56. There was a man cutting turf in Ballinagar bog and he saw a little Leipreachan up on a sod of turf out in the wild bog. (p. 396-398)
  57. The Leipreachan is generally called the Loharagan in this district. (p. 399-400)
  58. The Leipreachan is a small man who lives in the woods old forts and sleeps under a tree. (p. 401)
  59. The Leipreachan is a small man about two feet and a half. (p. 402-403)
  60. Mermaid (p. 404-405)
  61. People who live near the sea heard stories of the mermaid when they were young. (p. 406-407)
  62. Once there did a man go to the strand for a load sand. (p. 408-410)
  63. Bread (p. 411-413)
  64. Long ago the people were not as well fed as they are now day's. (p. 414-415)
  65. Long ago the old people had to eat bread made from oats, rhye, barley and beans. (p. 416-418)
  66. The kind of bread they used long ago was oaten meal bread, rye bread, and barley bread. (p. 419-420)
  67. The people used also have potatoe cakes. (p. 421-422)
  68. Old Houses (p. 423-425)
  69. Old Houses (p. 426-428)
  70. The people in these days did not know anything about parafin oil. (p. 429)
  71. Old Fairs (p. 430-431)
  72. Old Fairs (p. 432-434)
  73. Old Fairs (p. 435-437)
  74. Buying and Selling (p. 438-440)
  75. Buying and Selling (p. 441-444)
  76. Buying and Selling (p. 445-447)
  77. Buying and Selling (p. 448-449)
  78. Care of the Feet (p. 450-451)
  79. Care of the Feet (p. 452-454)
  80. Care of the Feet (p. 455-456)
  81. Care of the Feet (p. 457-458)
  82. Festival Customs (p. 459-461)
  83. Festival Customs (p. 462-464)
  84. Festival Customs (p. 465-466)
  85. Festival Customs (p. 467-470)
  86. Festival Customs (p. 471-472)
  87. Festival Customs (p. 473-474)
  88. Churn-Making (p. 475-476)
  89. Candle-Making (p. 477-479)
  90. Weaving and Spinning (p. 480-481)
  91. Basket-Making (p. 482-485)
Origin information
Ballincloher, Co. Kerry
Date created:
Type of Resource
text
Physical description
1 chapter (vol. 411, p. 253a-485)
Languages
English  
Genre
Chapter
Subject
Folklore--Ireland--Kerry
Traditional medicine   linked data (lcsh)
local legends   linked data (afset)
Historic sites   linked data (lcsh)
Manners and customs   linked data (lcsh)
Dissenters, Religious--Legal status, laws, etc.
Folk poetry   linked data (lcsh)
Land use   linked data (lcsh)
Marriage   linked data (lcsh)
Prayers   linked data (lcsh)
Giants--Folklore
Butter   linked data (lcsh)
Leprechauns   linked data (lcsh)
Mermaids   linked data (lcsh)
Bread--Folklore
Food--Folklore
Dwellings--Folklore
Commerce   linked data (lcsh)
Shoes   linked data (lcsh)
Candlemaking   linked data (lcsh)
Textile industry   linked data (lcsh)
Basket making   linked data (lcsh)
School location
BallincloherBaile an ChloichirBallincloherKilcaraghClanmauriceKerry
Location
https://doi.org/10.7925/drs1.duchas_4666594
Location
University College Dublin. National Folklore Collection UCD .

Original reference: 0411/2

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:46665945>
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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