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Castletownconyers, Ráthluirc

Abstract: A collection of folklore and local history stories from Castletownconyers, Ráthluirc (school) (Castletown, Co. Limerick), collected as part of the Schools' Folklore Scheme, 1937-1938 under the supervision of teacher Seán Ó Brosnacháin.

Original reference: 0497/4

In collection The Schools’ Collection : County Limerick schools

Origin information
Castletown, Co. Limerick
Date created:
Type of Resource
Physical description
1 chapter (vol. 497, p. 354-368)
Folklore--Ireland--Limerick (County)
Historic sites   linked data (lcsh)
Ireland--History--Famine, 1845-1852
Land use   linked data (lcsh)
Gangs   linked data (lcsh)
Riddles   linked data (lcsh)
Marriage   linked data (lcsh)
Rites and ceremonies   linked data (lcsh)
Traditional medicine   linked data (lcsh)
Toys   linked data (lcsh)
Folk poetry   linked data (lcsh)
Recreation   linked data (lcsh)
Manners and customs   linked data (lcsh)
School location
CastletownBaile an ChaisleáinCastletownCorcomohideConnello UpperLimerick
University College Dublin. National Folklore Collection UCD .

Original reference: 0497/4

Suggested credit
"The Schools' Manuscript Collection: County Limerick 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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