Tullaroan (C.)

Abstract: A collection of folklore and local history stories from Tullaroan (C.) (school) (Tullaroan, Co. Kilkenny), collected as part of the Schools' Folklore Scheme, 1937-1938 under the supervision of teacher Cáit, Bean Uí Eidhin.

Original reference: 0867/3

In collection The Schools’ Collection : County Kilkenny schools

  1. Candle-Making (p. 146)
  2. Lime-kiln (p. 147)
  3. Sugan Chairs (p. 148)
  4. Hidden Treasure (p. 149-150)
  5. Hidden Treasures (p. 150-151)
  6. Signs of the Weather (p. 152)
  7. Riddles (p. 153-154)
  8. Hedge Schools (p. 155)
  9. Stook in Rathealy (p. 156)
  10. Old Roads (p. 157)
  11. Herbs (p. 158)
  12. Oatmeal Cakes (p. 159)
  13. Cures (p. 160-161)
  14. Old Story (p. 162)
  15. Old Churchyard (p. 163)
  16. Local Marriage (p. 164)
  17. Thatching (p. 165)
  18. Hurling Match (p. 166)
  19. Local Prayers (p. 167)
  20. Great Storm (p. 168)
  21. Local Place Names (p. 169)
  22. Hedge-Schools (p. 170)
  23. Local Place Names (p. 171)
  24. Local Place Names (p. 172)
  25. Local Place Names (p. 172)
  26. Homemade Toys (p. 173)
  27. Homemade Toys (p. 173)
  28. The Cuinne (p. 174)
  29. Fair (p. 175)
  30. Fairs (p. 176-177)
  31. Forge (p. 178)
  32. Famine (p. 179)
  33. Famine (p. 180)
  34. Churchyard (p. 181)
  35. Hedge-Schools (p. 182)
  36. Battle (p. 183)
  37. Holy Wells (p. 184)
  38. Holy Wells (p. 185)
Origin information
Tullaroan, Co. Kilkenny
Date created:
Type of Resource
Physical description
1 chapter (vol. 867, p. 144-185)
Folklore--Ireland--Kilkenny (County)
Limekilns   linked data (lcsh)
Treasure troves--Folklore
Riddles   linked data (lcsh)
Schools   linked data (lcsh)
Roads   linked data (lcsh)
Traditional medicine   linked data (lcsh)
Supernatural beings   linked data (afset)
Cemeteries   linked data (lcsh)
Marriage   linked data (lcsh)
Thatched roofs   linked data (lcsh)
Recreation   linked data (lcsh)
Prayers   linked data (lcsh)
Severe storms   linked data (lcsh)
local legends   linked data (afset)
Toys   linked data (lcsh)
Commerce   linked data (lcsh)
Smithing   linked data (afset)
Ireland--History--Famine, 1845-1852
Manners and customs   linked data (lcsh)
School location
TullaroanTulach RuáinTullaroanTullaroanCrannaghKilkenny
University College Dublin. National Folklore Collection UCD .

Original reference: 0867/3

Suggested credit
"The Schools' Manuscript Collection: County Kilkenny 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:47585815>
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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