Carn Aodha (Carney)

Abstract: A collection of folklore and local history stories from Carn Aodha (Carney) (school) (Carneybeg, Co. Tipperary), collected as part of the Schools' Folklore Scheme, 1937-1938 under the supervision of teacher Máire, Bean Uí Chatháin.

Original reference: 0535/4

In collection The Schools’ Collection : County Tipperary schools

  1. History of Carney School (p. 481-483)
  2. Forges (p. 484-487)
  3. Penal Times (p. 488-489)
  4. Old Crafts (p. 490-493)
  5. Herbs and Their Uses (p. 494-499)
  6. Lore of Certain Days (p. 500-501)
  7. Signs of Good and Bad Weather (p. 502-503)
  8. Superstitions and Customs (p. 504-507)
  9. Severe Weather (p. 508-509)
  10. Festivals and Customs (p. 510-515)
  11. Landlord of Cloughprior and Drummond (p. 516-517)
  12. Local Fairs (p. 518-519)
  13. Olden Houses (p. 520-521)
  14. Farm Animals (p. 522-527)
  15. Farm Animals (p. 526-527)
  16. Care of the Feet (p. 528-529)
  17. Food People Used Long Ago (p. 530-531)
  18. Local Roads (p. 532-533)
  19. Old Houses (p. 534-535)
  20. Story (p. 536-537)
  21. Story (p. 538-539)
Origin information
Carneybeg, Co. Tipperary
Date created:
Type of Resource
Physical description
1 chapter (vol. 535, p. 480-539)
Dissenters, Religious--Legal status, laws, etc.
Occupations   linked data (lcsh)
Traditional medicine   linked data (lcsh)
Manners and customs   linked data (lcsh)
Severe storms   linked data (lcsh)
Commerce   linked data (lcsh)
Animal culture   linked data (lcsh)
Shoes   linked data (lcsh)
Roads   linked data (lcsh)
Jokes   linked data (lcsh)
School location
CarneybegCarnaigh BheagCarneybegCloghpriorOrmond LowerTipperary
University College Dublin. National Folklore Collection UCD .

Original reference: 0535/4

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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