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Coiscéim (B.)

Abstract: A collection of folklore and local history stories from Coiscéim (B.) (school) (Kishkeam Lower, Co. Cork), collected as part of the Schools' Folklore Scheme, 1937-1938 under the supervision of teacher Tadhg Ó Ceallacháin.

Original reference: 0356/1

In collection The Schools’ Collection : County Cork schools

  1. How Kiskeam Got Its Name (p. 001)
  2. How Townlands Got Their Names (p. 002-003)
  3. Names of Fields and Why They Got Their Names (p. 004-005)
  4. Weather-Lore (p. 006-007)
  5. Bird-Lore (p. 008-009)
  6. Story (p. 010-011)
  7. Funny Tale (p. 012-013)
  8. Funny Story (p. 014-015)
  9. Funny Story (p. 015-016)
  10. Story (p. 016)
  11. Local Happenings (p. 017-018)
  12. Fairy Tale (p. 019)
  13. Domhnall Gan Eagla (p. 020-021)
  14. Dónall a Cásca (p. 022)
  15. Story (p. 023)
  16. How a Match is Made (p. 024)
  17. Marriage Customs (p. 024-025)
  18. Games I Like Best - Four Corners (p. 025-026)
  19. Game of Sharing the Half Penny (p. 026)
  20. Game of Hides (p. 026-027)
  21. Frog's Leap (p. 027-028)
  22. Blind Man's Buff (p. 028)
  23. Game of Teetotum (p. 028-029)
  24. Local Cures (p. 030-031)
  25. My Home District - Knockavoreen (p. 032)
  26. My Home District - Knockeenacurrig (p. 032-033)
  27. My Home District - Dromskarragh (p. 033-034)
  28. Potato Crop (p. 034-035)
  29. Travelling Folk (p. 036)
  30. Famine Times (p. 036-037)
  31. Care of Our Farm Animals (p. 037-038)
  32. Homemade Toys (p. 038)
  33. Proverbs (p. 039)
  34. Churning (p. 040)
  35. Food in Olden Times (p. 040-041)
  36. Care of the Feet (p. 041-042)
  37. Song (p. 043-044)
  38. My Lovely Eily Bawn (p. 045-046)
  39. Song (p. 047)
  40. By the Banks of the Araglin Stream (p. 048)
  41. Boat Sailing Down by Kiskeam (p. 049-050)
  42. The Star of Royal Doon (p. 051-052)
  43. Local Forges (p. 053-054)
  44. Clothes Made Locally (p. 055)
  45. Fairy Forts (p. 056)
  46. Festival Customs (p. 057-058)
  47. Graveyards (p. 059)
  48. Bread (p. 060)
  49. Old Houses (p. 061-062)
  50. Holy Wells (p. 063-064)
  51. Hidden Treasure (p. 065)
  52. Local Fairs (p. 066)
  53. Buying and Selling (p. 067-068)
  54. Lore of Certain Days (p. 069)
  55. Old Story (p. 070)
  56. Old Story (p. 071-072)
  57. Old Story (p. 073)
  58. Funny Story (p. 074)
  59. Funny Story (p. 075-076)
  60. Fenian Story (p. 077)
  61. The Return of Oisin from Tír na nÓg (p. 078)
  62. Old Story (p. 079-080)
  63. Old Story (p. 081)
  64. Old Stories (p. 082)
  65. Leprechaun (p. 083-084)
  66. Leprechaun (p. 085)
  67. Old Crafts (p. 086-089)
  68. Old Crafts (p. 090-092)
  69. Lepreachaun (p. 093)
  70. Fishing (p. 094)
  71. Penal Days (p. 095)
  72. Priest Hunting (p. 096)
  73. Penal Days (p. 097)
  74. Penal Days (p. 098)
  75. Riddles (p. 099-100)
  76. Riddles (p. 100-103)
  77. Prayers (p. 104-105)
  78. Old Schools (p. 106)
  79. Old Schools (p. 107)
  80. Old Schools (p. 108)
  81. Hedge Schools (p. 109)
  82. Old Schools (p. 110)
  83. Local Heroes (p. 111)
  84. Local Heroes (p. 112-113)
  85. Local Heroes (p. 114-115)
  86. Local Heroes (p. 116-117)
  87. Severe Weather (p. 118)
  88. Severe Weather (p. 119-120)
  89. Severe Weather (p. 121)
  90. Severe Weather (p. 122-123)
  91. Severe Weather (p. 124-125)
  92. Local Poets (p. 126)
  93. Local Poets (p. 127-128)
  94. Local Poets (p. 129)
  95. Local Poets (p. 130-131)
  96. Local Poets (p. 132-133)
  97. Emblems and Objects of Value (p. 134)
  98. Stories of the Holy Family (p. 135)
  99. Stories of the Holy Family (p. 136)
  100. Herbs (p. 137)
  101. Herbs (p. 138)
  102. Hurling and Football Matches (p. 139-140)
  103. Local Landlords (p. 141)
  104. Stories of the Holy Family (p. 142)
Origin information
Kishkeam Lower, Co. Cork
Date created:
Type of Resource
text
Physical description
1 chapter (vol. 356, p. 1a-142)
Languages
English  irish  
Genre
Chapter
Subject
Folklore--Ireland--Cork (County)
Weather--Folklore
Birds--Folklore
Riddles   linked data (lcsh)
Jokes   linked data (lcsh)
Poverty--Ireland
Supernatural beings   linked data (afset)
Brigands and robbers   linked data (lcsh)
Marriage   linked data (lcsh)
Recreation   linked data (lcsh)
Traditional medicine   linked data (lcsh)
local legends   linked data (afset)
Potatoes   linked data (lcsh)
Ireland--History--Famine, 1845-1852
Irish Travellers (Nomadic people)   linked data (lcsh)
Animal culture   linked data (lcsh)
Toys   linked data (lcsh)
Proverbs   linked data (lcsh)
Butter   linked data (lcsh)
Food--Folklore
Shoes   linked data (lcsh)
Folk poetry   linked data (lcsh)
Smithing   linked data (afset)
Clothing and dress   linked data (lcsh)
Ringforts   linked data (lcsh)
Manners and customs   linked data (lcsh)
Cemeteries   linked data (lcsh)
Bread--Folklore
Dwellings--Folklore
Treasure troves--Folklore
Commerce   linked data (lcsh)
Land use   linked data (lcsh)
legendary creatures   linked data (afset)
Leprechauns   linked data (lcsh)
Occupations   linked data (lcsh)
Fishing   linked data (lcsh)
Dissenters, Religious--Legal status, laws, etc.
Prayers   linked data (lcsh)
Schools   linked data (lcsh)
Severe storms   linked data (lcsh)
Signs and symbols--Ireland
Religion   linked data (lcsh)
School location
Kishkeam LowerCoiscéim na Caillí ÍochtarachKishkeam LowerKilmeenDuhallowCork
Location
https://doi.org/10.7925/drs1.duchas_4921755
Location
University College Dublin. National Folklore Collection UCD .

Original reference: 0356/1

Suggested credit
"The Schools' Manuscript Collection: County Cork 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:49217555>
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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