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Kilkerrin, Leaba Síoda

Abstract: A collection of folklore and local history stories from Kilkerrin, Leaba Síoda (school) (Kilkerin, Co. Clare), collected as part of the Schools' Folklore Scheme, 1937-1938 under the supervision of teacher Seán Mac Aindréis.

Original reference: 0603/5

In collection The Schools’ Collection : County Clare schools

  1. Hidden Treasure (p. 534-535)
  2. Funny Story (p. 536-537)
  3. St Kieran's Well (p. 538-539)
  4. Riddles (p. 540-541)
  5. Weather (p. 542-543)
  6. Marriages (p. 544-545)
  7. Hardships or Distress (p. 546)
  8. Another Account (p. 547-548)
  9. Cures (p. 549)
  10. My Own District (p. 550)
  11. Patron Saint of District (p. 551-552)
  12. Proverbs (p. 553-554)
  13. Farm Animals (p. 555)
  14. Churn (p. 556-557)
  15. Bad Time (p. 558)
  16. Potatoes (p. 559)
  17. Old Trades (p. 560-561)
  18. Smith's Forge (p. 562-563)
  19. Churn (p. 564-565)
  20. Clothing (p. 566)
  21. Forts (p. 567)
  22. Plants (p. 568)
  23. Feasts of the Year (p. 569-572)
  24. Games (p. 573)
  25. Old Stories (p. 574)
  26. Old Schools (p. 575)
  27. Holy Stories (p. 576)
  28. Bread (p. 577)
  29. Wild Animals (p. 578)
  30. Fairs (p. 579)
  31. Roads of the District (p. 580)
  32. Penal Days (p. 581)
  33. Tramps (p. 582-583)
  34. Saint Martin (p. 584)
  35. Landlords (p. 585-586)
  36. Old Houses (p. 587-588)
  37. Killofin Church (p. 589)
  38. Famous People (p. 590-591)
Origin information
Kilkerin, Co. Clare
Date created:
Type of Resource
Physical description
1 chapter (vol. 603, p. 533a-591)
Manners and customs   linked data (lcsh)
Riddles   linked data (lcsh)
Marriage   linked data (lcsh)
Ireland--History--Famine, 1845-1852
Traditional medicine   linked data (lcsh)
Proverbs   linked data (lcsh)
Animal culture   linked data (lcsh)
Butter   linked data (lcsh)
Potatoes   linked data (lcsh)
Occupations   linked data (lcsh)
Smithing   linked data (afset)
Clothing and dress   linked data (lcsh)
Ringforts   linked data (lcsh)
Recreation   linked data (lcsh)
legendary creatures   linked data (afset)
Schools   linked data (lcsh)
Jesus Christ--Family
Commerce   linked data (lcsh)
Roads   linked data (lcsh)
Dissenters, Religious--Legal status, laws, etc.
Irish Travellers (Nomadic people)   linked data (lcsh)
Saint Martin's Day   linked data (lcsh)
Land use   linked data (lcsh)
School location
KilkerinCill ChéirínKilkerinKillofinClonderalawClare
University College Dublin. National Folklore Collection UCD .

Original reference: 0603/5

Suggested credit
"The Schools' Manuscript Collection: County Clare 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.

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