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Clochar, Baile an Mhuilinn

Abstract: A collection of folklore and local history stories from An Clochar, Baile an Mhuilinn (school) (Milltown, Co. Kerry), collected as part of the Schools' Folklore Scheme, 1937-1938 under the supervision of teacher An tSr. M. Fionnbharra.

Original reference: 0433/4

In collection The Schools’ Collection : County Kerry schools

  1. Hidden Treasure (p. 217-218)
  2. Hidden Treasure (p. 219)
  3. Hidden Treasure (p. 220)
  4. Hidden Treasure (p. 221)
  5. Local Riddle (p. 222)
  6. Severe Weather (p. 223)
  7. Old Schools (p. 224-225)
  8. Old Crafts (p. 226-228)
  9. Marriage Customs (p. 229-230)
  10. Old Cures (p. 231-232)
  11. Lucht Siúil (p. 233)
  12. Fairy Forts (p. 234-235)
  13. Fairy Forts (p. 236)
  14. Fairy Forts (p. 237-238)
  15. Fairy Forts (p. 239-240)
  16. Famine Times (p. 241-242)
  17. Local Roads (p. 243-245)
  18. Mo Cheantar Féin (p. 247-249)
  19. Youth who Strayed from Milltown (p. 249-254)
  20. Lá Fhéile Stiofáin (p. 255-256)
  21. Lá Fhéile Bríde (p. 257)
  22. Lá Bealtaine (p. 258)
  23. Cheárta Áitiúil (p. 259-260)
  24. tAonach Áitiúil (p. 261-262)
  25. Fothrach (p. 263-266)
  26. Old Sayings (p. 267-269)
  27. Story (p. 270-272)
  28. Story (p. 273-278)
  29. Story (p. 279-288)
  30. Mermaid (p. 289-291)
  31. Story about a Fort (p. 291-292)
Origin information
Milltown, Co. Kerry
Date created:
Type of Resource
Physical description
1 chapter (vol. 433, p. 216-292)
English  irish  
Treasure troves--Folklore
Riddles   linked data (lcsh)
Severe storms   linked data (lcsh)
Schools   linked data (lcsh)
Occupations   linked data (lcsh)
Marriage   linked data (lcsh)
Traditional medicine   linked data (lcsh)
Irish Travellers (Nomadic people)   linked data (lcsh)
Ringforts   linked data (lcsh)
Ireland--History--Famine, 1845-1852
Roads   linked data (lcsh)
local legends   linked data (afset)
Folk poetry   linked data (lcsh)
Saint Stephen's Day   linked data (lcsh)
Saint Brigid's Day   linked data (lcsh)
May (Month)--Folklore
Smithing   linked data (afset)
Commerce   linked data (lcsh)
Proverbs   linked data (lcsh)
Land use   linked data (lcsh)
Supernatural beings   linked data (afset)
Mermaids   linked data (lcsh)
School location
MilltownBaile an MhuilinnMilltownKilcolmanTrughanacmyKerry
University College Dublin. National Folklore Collection UCD .

Original reference: 0433/4

Suggested credit
"The Schools' Manuscript Collection: County Kerry 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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