Ceathrú na hAille (Carnahallia)

Abstract: A collection of folklore and local history stories from Ceathrú na hAille (Carnahallia) (school) (Cahernahallia, Co. Tipperary), collected as part of the Schools' Folklore Scheme, 1937-1938 under the supervision of teacher Máirtín Ó Madadhain.

Original reference: 0540/4

In collection The Schools’ Collection : County Tipperary schools

  1. Hidden Treasure (p. 297-298)
  2. Some years ago in Ireland, There lived an old man who went begging from house to house... (p. 299)
  3. Some years ago when John Ryan Knocknavara was repairing his house he got a canister in the thatch... (p. 299)
  4. Local Story (p. 300)
  5. Funny Story (p. 301)
  6. Riddles (p. 302-303)
  7. Local Marriage Customs (p. 304-305)
  8. Weather-Lore (p. 306-307)
  9. Local Patron Saint (p. 308-309)
  10. Local Forge (p. 310-313)
  11. Local Heroes (p. 314)
  12. "I will go in the Big House." she said in a whispering voice, "and tell the priest. (p. 315b)
  13. Local Happenings (p. 316-317)
  14. Severe Weather (p. 318)
  15. Local Ruins (p. 319)
  16. Old Schools (p. 320-321)
  17. Old Crafts (p. 322-323)
  18. In the Penal Times (p. 324)
  19. Local Place Names (p. 325-326)
  20. Bird-Lore (p. 327-328)
  21. Local Cures (p. 329-331)
  22. Homemade Toys (p. 333-334)
  23. Lore of Certain Days (p. 335)
  24. Travelling Folk (p. 337-338)
  25. Fairy Forts (p. 339-340)
  26. Local Poets (p. 341)
  27. Famine Times (p. 343)
  28. Games (p. 345)
  29. Games (p. 346)
  30. Local Roads (p. 347)
  31. My Home District (p. 348)
  32. My Home District (p. 348)
  33. My Home District (p. 349-350)
  34. My Home District (p. 349)
  35. Holy Wells (p. 351)
  36. Herbs (p. 353)
  37. Herbs (p. 354)
  38. Potato-Crop (p. 355)
  39. Potato-Crop (p. 355)
  40. Cnuasacht Focal agus Abairtí Gaeilge (p. 356a-356b)
  41. Proverbs (p. 357-358)
  42. Festival Customs (p. 359-360)
  43. Care of Our Farm Animals (p. 361)
  44. Riddles (p. 362-363)
  45. Proverbs (p. 364-368)
  46. Hidden Treasure (p. 369-370)
  47. Funny Stories (p. 371)
  48. Funny Stories (p. 371)
  49. Funny Stories (p. 371-372)
  50. Funny Stories (p. 373)
  51. Funny Stories (p. 373)
  52. Funny Stories (p. 373)
  53. Graveyards (p. 374-375)
  54. Landlord (p. 376-377)
  55. Care of the Feet (p. 378)
  56. Clothes Made Locally (p. 379)
Origin information
Cahernahallia, Co. Tipperary
Date created:
Type of Resource
Physical description
1 chapter (vol. 540, p. 297a-379)
Jokes   linked data (lcsh)
Riddles   linked data (lcsh)
Marriage   linked data (lcsh)
Manners and customs   linked data (lcsh)
Smithing   linked data (afset)
Severe storms   linked data (lcsh)
Historic sites   linked data (lcsh)
Dissenters, Religious--Legal status, laws, etc.
Schools   linked data (lcsh)
Occupations   linked data (lcsh)
local legends   linked data (afset)
Traditional medicine   linked data (lcsh)
Toys   linked data (lcsh)
Irish Travellers (Nomadic people)   linked data (lcsh)
Ringforts   linked data (lcsh)
Folk poetry   linked data (lcsh)
Ireland--History--Famine, 1845-1852
Recreation   linked data (lcsh)
Roads   linked data (lcsh)
Potatoes   linked data (lcsh)
Proverbs   linked data (lcsh)
Animal culture   linked data (lcsh)
Treasure troves--Folklore
Cemeteries   linked data (lcsh)
Land use   linked data (lcsh)
Shoes   linked data (lcsh)
Clothing and dress   linked data (lcsh)
School location
CahernahalliaCeathrú na hAilleCahernahalliaToemKilnamanagh UpperTipperary
University College Dublin. National Folklore Collection UCD .

Original reference: 0540/4

Suggested credit
"The Schools' Manuscript Collection: County Tipperary 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:49221635>
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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