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Abstract: A collection of folklore and local history stories from Nurney (school) (Nurney, Co. Kildare), collected as part of the Schools' Folklore Scheme, 1937-1938 under the supervision of teacher S. Ó Buadhcháin.

Original reference: 0780/3

In collection The Schools’ Collection : County Kildare schools

Origin information
Nurney, Co. Kildare
Date created:
Type of Resource
Physical description
1 chapter (vol. 780, p. 117-140)
English  irish  
Folklore--Ireland--Kildare (County)
Riddles   linked data (lcsh)
Tuberculosis   linked data (lcsh)
Manners and customs   linked data (lcsh)
Traditional medicine   linked data (lcsh)
Recreation   linked data (lcsh)
Dissenters, Religious--Legal status, laws, etc.
Occupations   linked data (lcsh)
Land use   linked data (lcsh)
Agriculture   linked data (lcsh)
Folk poetry   linked data (lcsh)
Clothing and dress   linked data (lcsh)
Textile industry   linked data (lcsh)
Prayers   linked data (lcsh)
Treasure troves--Folklore
Verbal arts and literature   linked data (afset)
School location
NurneyAn UrnaíNurneyNurneyOffaly WestKildare
University College Dublin. National Folklore Collection UCD .

Original reference: 0780/3

Suggested credit
"The Schools' Manuscript Collection: County Kildare schools," held by the National Folklore Collection UCD. © Digital content by University College Dublin, published by UCD Library, University College Dublin <>
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.

Rights & Usage Conditions

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Nurney is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License.

Copyright of the original resource: University College Dublin

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