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Tolerton, Ballylickmoyler

abstract: A collection of folklore and local history stories from Tolerton, Ballylickmoyler (school) (Towlerton, Co. Laois), collected as part of the Schools' Folklore Scheme, 1937-1938 under the supervision of teacher L. Ó Broin.

Original reference: 0839/1

In collection The Schools’ Collection : Laois county schools

  1. Local Heroes (p. 001)
  2. Local Burnings (p. 002)
  3. Severe Weather (p. 002-003)
  4. Candle- and Basket-Making (p. 003-004)
  5. Local Marriages (p. 004-005)
  6. Local Place Names (p. 005-006)
  7. Bird-Lore (p. 006-008)
  8. Local Cures (p. 008-009)
  9. Local Toys (p. 010)
  10. Unlucky Days (p. 010-011)
  11. Local Travellings (p. 011-012)
  12. My Home District (p. 012)
  13. Holy Wells (p. 013)
  14. Herbs (p. 013-014)
  15. Potato Crop (p. 014-015)
  16. Old Story (p. 015)
  17. Old Irish Tales (p. 016)
  18. Strong People (p. 016-017)
  19. Collection of Prayers (p. 017-018)
  20. Folklore - A Hidden Treasure (p. 018-019)
  21. Riddles (p. 020-021)
  22. Games I Play (p. 022)
  23. Weather-Lore (p. 022-023)
  24. Local Heroes (p. 023-024)
  25. Local Happenings and Burnings (p. 024)
  26. Hedge-Schools and Lime-Kilns (p. 024-025)
  27. Local Marriage Customs (p. 025-026)
  28. Local Place Names (p. 026-027)
  29. Holy Wells (p. 027-028)
  30. Local Toys (p. 028)
  31. Unlucky Days (p. 029)
  32. Local Travellings (p. 029-030)
  33. Herbs (p. 031)
  34. Potato Crop (p. 031-032)
  35. Care of Our Farm Animals (p. 033)
  36. Festival Customs (p. 033-034)
  37. Churning (p. 034-035)
  38. Folklore - Hidden Treasure (p. 036)
  39. Folklore - A Story (p. 037-038)
  40. Riddles (p. 038-041)
  41. Folklore - Weather-Lore (p. 041-042)
  42. Folklore - Local Happenings (p. 043-044)
  43. Folklore - Severe Weather (p. 044-045)
  44. Folklore - Local Marriage Customs (p. 045-046)
  45. Folklore - Hedge-Schools (p. 047)
  46. Folklore - Local Place Names (p. 048)
  47. Folklore - Local Cures (p. 048-049)
  48. Folklore - Bird-Lore (p. 050-051)
  49. Folklore - Homemade Toys (p. 051-052)
  50. Folklore - Travelling Folk (p. 052-053)
  51. Folklore - Fairy Forts (p. 053-054)
  52. Folklore - Games I Play (p. 054-055)
  53. Folklore - Local Roads (p. 056)
  54. Folklore - My Home District (p. 057-058)
  55. Folklore - Holy Wells (p. 058-059)
  56. Folklore - The Potato Crop (p. 060)
  57. Folklore - Proverbs (p. 061)
  58. Folklore - The Local Forges (p. 062)
  59. Folklore - An Old Story (p. 062-063)
  60. Folklore - Festival Customs (p. 064-065)
  61. Folklore - The Care of Our Farm Animals (p. 065-066)
  62. Folklore - Churning (p. 066-067)
  63. Folklore - Clothes Made Locally (p. 067-068)
  64. Folklore - Local Fairs (p. 068-069)
  65. Folklore - Treasures (p. 070)
  66. Folklore - Story (p. 070-071)
  67. Folklore - Riddles (p. 072-074)
  68. Folklore - Weather-Lore (p. 075-076)
  69. Folklore - Local Heroes (p. 076-077)
  70. Folklore - Local Happenings (p. 077-078)
  71. Folklore - Severe Weather (p. 078-079)
  72. Folklore - Hedge-Schools (p. 079-080)
  73. Folklore - Local Place Names (p. 080-081)
  74. Folklore - Local Cures (p. 081-082)
  75. Folklore - Bird-Lore (p. 082-084)
  76. Folklore - Toy-Making (p. 084-085)
  77. Folklore - The Lore of Certain Days (p. 085-087)
  78. Folklore - Fairy Forts (p. 087-088)
  79. Folklore - Travelling Folk (p. 088-089)
  80. Folklore - Games I Play (p. 089-090)
  81. Folklore - Local Roads (p. 090-091)
  82. Folklore - Our Holy Wells (p. 091-093)
  83. Folklore - My Home District (p. 093-094)
  84. Folklore - The Potato Crop (p. 094-096)
  85. Folklore - Proverbs (p. 096-097)
  86. Folklore - Local Forges (p. 097)
  87. Folklore - Churning (p. 098)
  88. Folklore - A Hidden Treasure (p. 099)
  89. Folklore - A Story (p. 099-100)
  90. Folklore - Riddles (p. 100-101)
  91. Folklore - Weather-Lore (p. 101-102)
  92. Local Happenings (p. 103)
  93. Folklore - Hedge-Schools (p. 103-104)
  94. Folklore - Local Marriage Customs (p. 104-105)
  95. Folklore - Names of Fields (p. 105)
  96. Local Cures (p. 105-106)
  97. Fairy Forts (p. 107)
  98. Local Poets (p. 107)
  99. Folklore - The Potato Crop (p. 108)
  100. Festival Customs (p. 108)
  101. Local Forges (p. 108-109)
  102. Old Irish Tales (p. 110)
  103. Song - Black and Tan Gun (p. 110-111)
  104. Folklore - Monuments (p. 112)
  105. Old Houses (p. 112)
  106. Folklore - Giants and Warriors (p. 112-114)
  107. Leprechaun (p. 114-115)
  108. Folklore - The Local Graveyard (p. 115)
  109. Folklore - A Religious Story (p. 115)
  110. Folklore - Strange Animals (p. 116)
  111. Folklore - My Home District (p. 116)
  112. Folklore - Proverbs (p. 116-117)
  113. Strong Men (p. 118)
  114. Bird-Lore (p. 118)
  115. Bird-Lore (p. 118-119)
  116. Composition - A Hidden Treasure (p. 119-120)
  117. Folklore - Story (p. 120-122)
  118. Folklore - Riddles (p. 122-123)
  119. Folklore - Weather-Lore (p. 123-124)
  120. Folklore - Local Heroes (p. 124-125)
  121. Folklore - Local Happenings (p. 125-126)
  122. Folklore - Lime-Kilns (p. 126-127)
  123. Folklore - Wheel-Making (p. 127)
  124. Folklore - Tanning of Leather (p. 127)
  125. Folklore - Local Marriage Customs (p. 128)
Origin information
Towlerton, Co. Laois
Date created:
typeOfResource
text
Physical description
1 chapter (vol. 839, p. 1a-128)
Languages
English  
genre
Chapter
Subject
Folklore--Ireland--Laois (Ireland)
Ireland--History--Famine, 1845-1852
Weather--Folklore
Manners and customs   linked data (lcsh)
Folk beliefs   linked data (afset)
Recreation   linked data (lcsh)
Traditional medicine   linked data (lcsh)
legendary creatures   linked data (afset)
Schools   linked data (lcsh)
Irish Travellers (Nomadic people)   linked data (lcsh)
Agriculture   linked data (lcsh)
Treasure troves--Folklore
Roads   linked data (lcsh)
Verbal arts and literature   linked data (afset)
narratives   linked data (afset)
Occupations   linked data (lcsh)
Jokes   linked data (lcsh)
Ringforts   linked data (lcsh)
Folk poetry   linked data (lcsh)
Dwellings--Folklore
Historic sites   linked data (lcsh)
Religion   linked data (lcsh)
Supernatural beings   linked data (afset)
Animals--Folklore
Clothing and dress   linked data (lcsh)
Rites and ceremonies   linked data (lcsh)
School location
TowlertonTamhlachtainTowlertonKillabbanSlievemargyLaois
Location
https://doi.org/10.7925/drs1.duchas_4770054
Location
University College Dublin. National Folklore Collection UCD .

Original reference: 0839/1

Suggested credit
"The Schools' Manuscript Collection: Laois county 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:47700545>
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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