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Bennettschurch, Baile Mhic Cairbre

Abstract: A collection of folklore and local history stories from Bennettschurch, Baile Mhic Cairbre (school) (Graignagower, Co. Waterford), collected as part of the Schools' Folklore Scheme, 1937-1938 under the supervision of teacher Máiréad, Bean Uí Dhíomasaigh.

Original reference: 0656/3

In collection The Schools’ Collection : Waterford county schools

  1. Ór i bhFolach (p. 135)
  2. Ór i bhFolach (p. 135-136)
  3. Ór i bhFolach (p. 136-137)
  4. Ór i bhFolach (p. 137-138)
  5. Ór i bhFolach (p. 138-139)
  6. The people living at the Chapel cross, Fourmilewater get their water supply at the well called the Holy Ghost's well, Very near the Nire river in Malcahy's field... (p. 140-141)
  7. Tomhaiseanna (p. 141-142)
  8. Tomhaiseanna (p. 142-143)
  9. Signs of the Weather (p. 144)
  10. Storm (p. 145-146)
  11. District of Curtiswood (p. 147-149)
  12. Place Names (p. 149-150)
  13. Games (p. 151-152)
  14. Cures (p. 153)
  15. Weddings (p. 154-155)
  16. Playthings and Pastimes (p. 155-156)
  17. Potatoes (p. 156-158)
  18. Tramps (p. 158-159)
  19. Care of the Feet (p. 160-161)
  20. Wild Animals (p. 162-163)
  21. Old Trades (p. 163-164)
  22. Certain Days (p. 164-165)
  23. Roads (p. 165-166)
  24. Old Schools (p. 167)
  25. The Penal Times (p. 168-169)
  26. Bad Times (p. 170)
  27. Animals of the Farm (p. 171-173)
  28. Smith and the Forge (p. 174-175)
  29. Clothes (p. 176)
  30. Fair (p. 177)
  31. Food in Olden Times (p. 178-179)
  32. Bread (p. 179-180)
  33. Buying and Selling (p. 180-181)
  34. Houses of Olden Times (p. 182-183)
  35. Landlord (p. 183-184)
  36. Hurling and Football (p. 185-186)
  37. Churchyards (p. 187-188)
  38. Feasts (p. 188-189)
  39. Holy Wells (p. 190-191)
  40. Herbs (p. 191-192)
  41. Old Ruins (p. 192-194)
  42. Prayers (p. 194-195)
  43. Certain Things that Are Respected (p. 195-196)
  44. Leprechaun and the Mermaid (p. 196-197)
  45. Churning (p. 197-198)
  46. Giants or Hags (p. 199)
  47. Poets (p. 200)
  48. Proverbs (p. 201)
  49. Hardship (p. 202)
  50. Tobacco and Pipes (p. 203)
  51. Bone-Setting (p. 203)
  52. Local Fishing (p. 204-205)
  53. Turf-Cutting (p. 206)
  54. Chimney and Fireplace (p. 208)
  55. Housebuilding (p. 209-210)
  56. Famine (p. 211-212)
  57. Ruins (p. 213)
  58. Bennett's Church (p. 214)
  59. Crops (p. 216)
  60. Farm Implements (p. 217-218)
  61. Larry Roche and the Black Cat (p. 219-229)
  62. Story (p. 231-233)
  63. Story (p. 234-235)
  64. Story (p. 236-237)
  65. Story (p. 238-239)
  66. Story (p. 240)
  67. Story (p. 241-242)
Origin information
Graignagower, Co. Waterford
Date created:
Type of Resource
text
Physical description
1 chapter (vol. 656, p. 134-242)
Languages
English  irish  
Genre
Chapter
Subject
Folklore--Ireland--Waterford
Treasure troves--Folklore
Riddles   linked data (lcsh)
Weather--Folklore
Severe storms   linked data (lcsh)
Verbal arts and literature   linked data (afset)
Recreation   linked data (lcsh)
Traditional medicine   linked data (lcsh)
Marriage   linked data (lcsh)
Potatoes   linked data (lcsh)
Irish Travellers (Nomadic people)   linked data (lcsh)
Shoes   linked data (lcsh)
Animals--Folklore
Occupations   linked data (lcsh)
Roads   linked data (lcsh)
Schools   linked data (lcsh)
Dissenters, Religious--Legal status, laws, etc.
Poverty--Ireland
Animal culture   linked data (lcsh)
Smithing   linked data (afset)
Clothing and dress   linked data (lcsh)
Commerce   linked data (lcsh)
Food--Folklore
Bread--Folklore
Dwellings--Folklore
Land use   linked data (lcsh)
Cemeteries   linked data (lcsh)
Manners and customs   linked data (lcsh)
Historic sites   linked data (lcsh)
Prayers   linked data (lcsh)
Leprechauns   linked data (lcsh)
Butter   linked data (lcsh)
Giants--Folklore
Folk poetry   linked data (lcsh)
Proverbs   linked data (lcsh)
Fractures   linked data (lcsh)
Fishing   linked data (lcsh)
Agriculture   linked data (lcsh)
Supernatural beings   linked data (afset)
School location
GraignagowerGráig na nGabharGraignagowerKilronanGlenahiryWaterford
Location
https://doi.org/10.7925/drs1.duchas_5162155
Location
University College Dublin. National Folklore Collection UCD .

Original reference: 0656/3

Suggested credit
"The Schools' Manuscript Collection: Waterford county 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:51621555>
Funding
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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