Cill na Naomh

Abstract: A collection of folklore and local history stories from Cill na Naomh (school) (Kilnaneave, Co. Tipperary), collected as part of the Schools' Folklore Scheme, 1937-1938 under the supervision of teacher Mícheál Ó Flannagáin.

Original reference: 0537/4

In collection The Schools’ Collection : County Tipperary schools

  1. Local Tragedies - Michael Kirwan (p. 138)
  2. Local Tragedies - Jerry Dwyer (p. 139)
  3. Local Tragedies - Tom McDonald (p. 140)
  4. Great Walkers (p. 141)
  5. Local Tragedies - Tom Mac Cormack (p. 142)
  6. Jim the Dairy (p. 143)
  7. Padna Corcoran (p. 144)
  8. Michael Hickey (p. 145)
  9. Disused Churchyard (p. 146)
  10. Disused Churchyard (p. 147)
  11. Local Sayings (p. 148-149)
  12. Local Songs - The New Cottage (p. 150-151)
  13. Local Songs - Templederry Football Team 1900 (p. 152-153)
  14. Local Songs - Templederry, My Home (p. 154-155)
  15. Riddles (p. 156-159)
  16. Clothes (p. 161-160)
  17. Our Local Patron Saint (p. 162)
  18. Local Fairs (p. 163)
  19. Churning (p. 164)
  20. Care of our Farm Animals (p. 165-166)
  21. Potato Crop (p. 166-167)
  22. My Home District (p. 168)
  23. Local Forges (p. 169)
  24. Birds (p. 170)
  25. My Home District (p. 171)
  26. Feet (p. 172)
  27. Tinkers (p. 173)
  28. Forts (p. 174)
  29. Food (p. 175)
  30. Local Roads (p. 176)
  31. Holy Well (p. 177)
  32. Saint Patrick's Day (p. 178)
  33. Chalk Sunday (p. 179)
  34. Saint John's Day (p. 180)
  35. St Martin's Day (p. 181)
  36. Halloween (p. 181)
  37. Saint Stephen's Day (p. 182)
  38. Ash Wednesday (p. 183)
  39. Games I Play (p. 184)
  40. Games I Play (p. 185)
  41. Local Cures (p. 186)
Origin information
Kilnaneave, Co. Tipperary
Date created:
Type of Resource
Physical description
1 chapter (vol. 537, p. 137-186)
Ireland--History--Famine, 1845-1852
Cemeteries   linked data (lcsh)
Proverbs   linked data (lcsh)
Folk poetry   linked data (lcsh)
Riddles   linked data (lcsh)
Clothing and dress   linked data (lcsh)
Manners and customs   linked data (lcsh)
Commerce   linked data (lcsh)
Butter   linked data (lcsh)
Animal culture   linked data (lcsh)
Potatoes   linked data (lcsh)
local legends   linked data (afset)
Smithing   linked data (afset)
Shoes   linked data (lcsh)
Irish Travellers (Nomadic people)   linked data (lcsh)
Ringforts   linked data (lcsh)
Roads   linked data (lcsh)
Saint Patrick's Day   linked data (lcsh)
John the Baptist’s Day   linked data (lcsh)
Saint Martin's Day   linked data (lcsh)
Halloween   linked data (lcsh)
Saint Stephen's Day   linked data (lcsh)
Ash Wednesday   linked data (lcsh)
Recreation   linked data (lcsh)
Traditional medicine   linked data (lcsh)
School location
KilnaneaveCill na NaomhKilnaneaveKilnaneaveOrmond UpperTipperary
University College Dublin. National Folklore Collection UCD .

Original reference: 0537/4

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 <>
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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