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Baile Aodha (C.). Inis

abstract: A collection of folklore and local history stories from Baile Aodha (C.). Inis (school) (Ballyea, Co. Clare), collected as part of the Schools' Folklore Scheme, 1937-1938 under the supervision of teacher Bríd, Bean Uí Dhuibhgeanáin.

Original reference: 0607/2

In collection The Schools’ Collection : County Clare schools

  1. Hidden Treasure (p. 201)
  2. Hidden Treasure (p. 202)
  3. Hidden Treasure (p. 202-203)
  4. Hidden Treasure (p. 203-204)
  5. Hidden Treasure (p. 205-206)
  6. Hidden Treasure (p. 207)
  7. Hidden Treasure (p. 207)
  8. Hidden Treasure (p. 207-208)
  9. Hidden Treasure (p. 209)
  10. Animals (p. 210-211)
  11. Animals (p. 211-214)
  12. Marriages (p. 215-218)
  13. Blessed Wells (p. 219-221)
  14. Beggars and Tramps (p. 222-224)
  15. Old Stories (p. 225)
  16. Old Stories (p. 226-227)
  17. Old Stories (p. 228)
  18. Old Stories (p. 229)
  19. Old Stories (p. 230-231)
  20. Old Stories (p. 231-232)
  21. Old Cures (p. 234-237)
  22. Place Names (p. 240-247)
  23. Riddles (p. 250-259)
  24. Feasts of the Year (p. 260-263)
  25. Food of Long Ago (p. 264-266)
  26. There was once a woman who boiled a pot of stirabout for three workmen. (p. 267-268)
  27. Old Sayings (p. 269-273)
  28. Making the Churn (p. 276-277)
  29. Butter-Making (p. 278-279)
  30. Churning (p. 279-280)
  31. Churning (p. 280-281)
  32. There was once a man called Flynn, living in Ballyea. (p. 281-282)
  33. Houses Long Ago (p. 284-287)
  34. Houses Long Ago (p. 288)
  35. Candle-Making (p. 288-289)
  36. Old Ruins (p. 290)
  37. Killone (p. 291)
  38. Fairs (p. 292-294)
  39. Forts or Raths (p. 296-299)
  40. Graveyards (p. 300-304)
  41. Townlands of the Parish of Kilone (p. 306-307)
  42. Townlands of the Parish of Killone (p. 307-309)
  43. Townlands of the Parish of Kilone (p. 309-311)
  44. Townlands of the Parish of Kilone (p. 311-312)
  45. Forges and Smiths (p. 314-315)
  46. Potatoes (p. 316-319)
  47. Herbs and Plants (p. 320-321)
Origin information
Ballyea, Co. Clare
Date created:
Physical description
1 chapter (vol. 607, p. 200-321)
Treasure troves--Folklore
Agriculture   linked data (lcsh)
Marriage   linked data (lcsh)
Manners and customs   linked data (lcsh)
Irish Travellers (Nomadic people)   linked data (lcsh)
Land use   linked data (lcsh)
Supernatural beings   linked data (afset)
Historic sites   linked data (lcsh)
Traditional medicine   linked data (lcsh)
local legends   linked data (afset)
Riddles   linked data (lcsh)
Proverbs   linked data (lcsh)
Butter   linked data (lcsh)
Candlemaking   linked data (lcsh)
Commerce   linked data (lcsh)
Cemeteries   linked data (lcsh)
Smithing   linked data (afset)
Potatoes   linked data (lcsh)
School location
BallyeaBaile Uí AodhaBallyeaKilloneIslandsClare
University College Dublin. National Folklore Collection UCD .

Original reference: 0607/2

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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