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Ballyvaldon

Abstract: A collection of folklore and local history stories from Ballyvaldon (school) (Ballyvaldon, Co. Wexford), collected as part of the Schools' Folklore Scheme, 1937-1938 under the supervision of teacher Máire, Bean Uí Shúilleabháin.

Original reference: 0885/5

In collection The Schools’ Collection : County Wexford schools

  1. Hidden Treasure (p. 236)
  2. Food in the Olden Times (p. 237-238)
  3. Festival Customs (p. 239-240)
  4. Funny Stories (p. 241-243)
  5. Fairy Story (p. 244)
  6. Riddles (p. 245-246)
  7. Local Happenings (p. 247-248)
  8. Wreck of the Lydia 1862 (p. 249)
  9. Vivandier 1884 (p. 250-251)
  10. Wreck of the Welcome (p. 252)
  11. Local Happenings - Shipwrecks (p. 253)
  12. Local Cures (p. 254-256)
  13. Local Cures (p. 257)
  14. Old Schools - Hedge School at Ballyvaldon (p. 259-260)
  15. Famine (p. 261-262)
  16. Public Works (p. 263)
  17. Fairy Forts (p. 264-266)
  18. Hurling and Football Matches (p. 267-268)
  19. Old Marriage Customs (p. 269)
  20. Townlands of Blackwater Parish (p. 270)
  21. Holy Wells (p. 272-273)
  22. Old Graveyards (p. 274)
  23. Old Graveyards Blackwater Parish (p. 275-276)
  24. Ballyvaloo Graveyard is situated in the townland of the name. (p. 277)
  25. Kilincorley Graveyard (p. 277-278)
  26. Old Marriage Customs (p. 279-280)
  27. Festival Customs (p. 281)
  28. Old Crafts (p. 283-285)
  29. Local Crafts (p. 285-289)
  30. Manufacture of Linen (p. 290-291)
  31. Collection of Prayers (p. 293-294)
  32. Song (p. 295-296)
  33. Fairy Stories (p. 298)
  34. Fairy Stories (p. 299)
  35. Fairy Stories (p. 299-300)
  36. Potato Crop (p. 302-304)
  37. Local Poets (p. 305-309)
  38. Local Poets (p. 311-315)
  39. Local Shipwreck (p. 315-316)
  40. Sequel to the Foregoing (p. 316-317)
  41. Ghost Story (p. 318-319)
  42. Old Cures (p. 320-321)
Origin information
Ballyvaldon, Co. Wexford
Date created:
Type of Resource
text
Physical description
1 chapter (vol. 885, p. 235-321)
Languages
English  
Genre
Chapter
Subject
Folklore--Ireland--Wexford (County)
Food--Folklore
Manners and customs   linked data (lcsh)
Jokes   linked data (lcsh)
Agriculture   linked data (lcsh)
Riddles   linked data (lcsh)
Poverty--Ireland
Ireland--History--Famine, 1845-1852
Shipwrecks   linked data (lcsh)
Traditional medicine   linked data (lcsh)
Recreation   linked data (lcsh)
Schools   linked data (lcsh)
Ringforts   linked data (lcsh)
Marriage   linked data (lcsh)
Cemeteries   linked data (lcsh)
Occupations   linked data (lcsh)
Prayers   linked data (lcsh)
Folk poetry   linked data (lcsh)
Supernatural beings   linked data (afset)
Potatoes   linked data (lcsh)
School location
BallyvaldonBaile BhaldainBallyvaldonBallyvaldonBallaghkeen SouthWexford
Location
https://doi.org/10.7925/drs1.duchas_5009277
Location
University College Dublin. National Folklore Collection UCD .

Original reference: 0885/5

Suggested credit
"The Schools' Manuscript Collection: County Wexford 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:50092775>
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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