Cill Mhuire (B.), Lios Árd-achaidh

Abstract: A collection of folklore and local history stories from Cill Mhuire (B.), Lios Árd-achaidh (school) (Kilmurry, Co. Cork), collected as part of the Schools' Folklore Scheme, 1937-1938 under the supervision of teacher Domhnall Ó Buachalla.

Original reference: 0340/5

In collection The Schools’ Collection : County Cork schools

  1. An Donas air mar ól Cuireann sé brón is mearaidhe orm.. (p. 153)
  2. Geimhradh ró-yuch (reodhach) Earrach ceodhach... (p. 153)
  3. Bhí ainm na féile as Cinntsáile. (p. 153-154)
  4. Scéal - An Seanbhean agus an tAirgead (p. 154-158)
  5. Piseoga (p. 159-160)
  6. Ancient Names on Fields, Rocks and Where Mass was Said in the Penal Times (p. 161)
  7. Lucky Days on which Certain Things Should be Done (p. 161-162)
  8. Piseoga (p. 162-164)
  9. Story - The Hidden Treasure (p. 165)
  10. Travelling Folk (p. 166)
  11. Hidden Treasures (p. 166-167)
  12. About the Famine Times (p. 168)
  13. Poets (p. 168)
  14. Famine (p. 169)
  15. Games and Play (p. 169)
  16. Games I Play (p. 169-170)
  17. About My Own Townland (p. 171)
  18. Townlands (p. 171-172)
  19. About Holy Wells (p. 173)
  20. On Holy Wells (p. 173-174)
  21. Holy Wells (p. 174-175)
  22. Holy Wells (p. 175)
  23. Herbs (p. 175)
  24. Proverbs (p. 175-176)
  25. Potatoes (p. 176-177)
  26. Seanfhocail (p. 177-178)
  27. Proverbs (p. 178-179)
  28. Folklore (p. 179-180)
  29. Folklore (p. 181)
  30. Folklore (p. 181)
  31. Folklore - Feet (p. 181-182)
  32. Scairt an tSagairt (p. 182-183)
  33. Kilmurry Fair (p. 183-184)
  34. Folklore (p. 184-186)
  35. Fairs (p. 187)
  36. Folklore (p. 188)
  37. Folklore (p. 188-189)
  38. Folklore (p. 189-190)
  39. Folklore - Football (p. 190)
  40. Folklore - An Old Story of Three Brothers (p. 191)
  41. Folklore (p. 191-192)
  42. Folklore (p. 192-193)
  43. Folklore (p. 193)
  44. Folklore (p. 194)
  45. Folklore (p. 194-195)
  46. Folklore - On Bread Which They Had Long Ago (p. 195-196)
  47. Folklore on Bread (p. 196)
  48. Folklore on Monuments (p. 196)
  49. Folklore (p. 197)
  50. Folklore (p. 197)
  51. Folklore on Houses (p. 198)
Origin information
Kilmurry, Co. Cork
Date created:
Type of Resource
Physical description
1 chapter (vol. 340, p. 152-198)
English  irish  
Folklore--Ireland--Cork (County)
Verbal arts and literature   linked data (afset)
Jokes   linked data (lcsh)
Folk beliefs   linked data (afset)
Manners and customs   linked data (lcsh)
Dissenters, Religious--Legal status, laws, etc.
Treasure troves--Folklore
Irish Travellers (Nomadic people)   linked data (lcsh)
Ireland--History--Famine, 1845-1852
Folk poetry   linked data (lcsh)
Recreation   linked data (lcsh)
Occupations   linked data (lcsh)
local legends   linked data (afset)
Traditional medicine   linked data (lcsh)
Proverbs   linked data (lcsh)
Potatoes   linked data (lcsh)
Agriculture   linked data (lcsh)
Clothing and dress   linked data (lcsh)
Shoes   linked data (lcsh)
Commerce   linked data (lcsh)
Historic sites   linked data (lcsh)
School location
KilmurryCill MuireKilmurryMuskerry EastCork
University College Dublin. National Folklore Collection UCD .

Original reference: 0340/5

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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