Cuileann Uí Chaoimh (C.), Sráid an Mhuilinn

Abstract: A collection of folklore and local history stories from Cuileann Uí Chaoimh (C.), Sráid an Mhuilinn (school) (Cullen, Co. Cork), collected as part of the Schools' Folklore Scheme, 1937-1938 under the supervision of teacher Nóra, Bean Uí Chadhla.

Original reference: 0359/2

In collection The Schools’ Collection : County Cork schools

  1. Riddles (p. 055-056)
  2. Riddles (p. 057-059)
  3. Riddles (p. 059-061)
  4. Comharthaí na hAimsire (p. 062-064)
  5. Story (p. 064-065)
  6. Old Schools (p. 065-066)
  7. Old Crafts (p. 066-068)
  8. Local Marriages (p. 069)
  9. Bird-Lore (p. 069-070)
  10. Lore of Certain Days (p. 070-071)
  11. Local Cures (p. 071)
  12. Homemade Toys (p. 072)
  13. Fairy Forts (p. 072-073)
  14. Famine (p. 073-074)
  15. Games I Like (p. 074-075)
  16. Holy Wells (p. 075-076)
  17. Herbs (p. 077)
  18. Potato Crop (p. 077-078)
  19. Proverbs (p. 078-079)
  20. Festivals (p. 080-081)
  21. Care of Our Farm Animals (p. 081-082)
  22. Forges (p. 082-083)
  23. Homemade Cloth (p. 083-084)
  24. Food in Olden Days (p. 084)
  25. Holy Family (p. 084-085)
  26. Landlords (p. 086)
  27. Fairs (p. 086-087)
  28. Story (p. 087-088)
  29. Old Graveyards (p. 088-089)
  30. Local Song (p. 089-090)
  31. Local Song (p. 090)
  32. Bread (p. 091)
  33. Buying and Selling (p. 091-092)
  34. Old Houses (p. 092-093)
  35. Old Ruins (p. 093)
  36. Dónall na Cásca (p. 093-097)
Origin information
Cullen, Co. Cork
Date created:
Type of Resource
Physical description
1 chapter (vol. 359, p. 55a-97)
English  irish  
Folklore--Ireland--Cork (County)
Riddles   linked data (lcsh)
Schools   linked data (lcsh)
Occupations   linked data (lcsh)
Marriage   linked data (lcsh)
Manners and customs   linked data (lcsh)
Traditional medicine   linked data (lcsh)
Toys   linked data (lcsh)
Recreation   linked data (lcsh)
Ringforts   linked data (lcsh)
Agriculture   linked data (lcsh)
Potatoes   linked data (lcsh)
Proverbs   linked data (lcsh)
Animal culture   linked data (lcsh)
Smithing   linked data (afset)
Clothing and dress   linked data (lcsh)
Religion   linked data (lcsh)
Jesus Christ--Family
Land use   linked data (lcsh)
Commerce   linked data (lcsh)
Cemeteries   linked data (lcsh)
Folk poetry   linked data (lcsh)
Ireland--History--Famine, 1845-1852
Historic sites   linked data (lcsh)
School location
University College Dublin. National Folklore Collection UCD .

Original reference: 0359/2

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 <>
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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