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Boley, Ballylinan, Athy

Ballylinan Boley & Mrs. Casey
A collection of folklore and local history stories from Boley, Ballylinan, Athy (school) (Boley, Co. Laois), collected as part of the Schools' Folklore Scheme, 1937-1938 under the supervision of teacher Mrs. Casey.

Fairies

Liam Cadhla, John Corry & Mr J. Richardson
Story collected by John Corry, a student at Saints Peter & Paul (B.) school (Balbriggan, Co. Dublin) from informant Mr J. Richardson.

Fashions

B. Higgins, Irene Finnegan & Mrs Dodd
Story collected by Irene Finnegan, a student at Forgney, Ballymahon school (Forgney, Co. Longford) from informant Mrs Dodd.

Riddles

Chorcoráin, Patricia Curtis & Mr Curtis
Story collected by Patricia Curtis, a student at Saints Peter & Paul, Balbriggan school (Balbriggan, Co. Dublin) from informant Mr Curtis.

Fashions

B. Higgins & Irene Finnegan
Story collected by Irene Finnegan, a student at Forgney, Ballymahon school (Forgney, Co. Longford) (no informant identified).

Food in Olden Times

F. Mac Énrí, Michael Lyons, & Michael Keenan
Story collected by Michael Lyons, a student at Newtownforbes (B.) school (Newtown Forbes, Co. Longford) from 2 informants.

Fairy Forts

Liam Ó HAodha & Mary Byrne
Story collected by Mary Byrne, a student at Bennekerry, Carlow school (Bennekerry, Co. Carlow) (no informant identified).

Local Marriage Customs

Chorcoráin, Breeda Mc Gillivray & Mrs L. Carr
Story collected by Breeda Mc Gillivray, a student at Saints Peter & Paul, Balbriggan school (Balbriggan, Co. Dublin) from informant Mrs L. Carr.

Bread

F. Mac Énrí, Thomas Tighe &
Story collected by Thomas Tighe, a student at Newtownforbes (B.) school (Newtown Forbes, Co. Longford) from informant an unidentified informant.

Riddles

Bhiadhtaigh
Story collected by a student at Lisnabo, Newtownforbes school (Lisnabo, Co. Longford) (no informant identified).

Another Game

B. Higgins & Irene B. Finnegan
Story collected by Irene B. Finnegan, a student at Forgney, Ballymahon school (Forgney, Co. Longford) (no informant identified).

Riddles

B. Higgins & Irene B. Finnegan
Story collected by Irene B. Finnegan, a student at Forgney, Ballymahon school (Forgney, Co. Longford) (no informant identified).

Hannon's Ploughman

Séamus Ó Laochdha & Thomas Tallon
Story collected by a student at Cluain Mór (1), Baile an Droichid school (Clonmore, Co. Carlow) from informant Thomas Tallon.

Travelling Folk

Chorcoráin, Maura Callaghan & Mrs Callaghan
Story collected by Maura Callaghan, a student at Saints Peter & Paul, Balbriggan school (Balbriggan, Co. Dublin) from informant Mrs Callaghan.

Old Crafts

S. Mac Eoin, Annie Kenny & Dan Kenny
Story collected by Annie Kenny, a student at Fermoyle, Lanesboro school (Formoyle (Newcomen), Co. Longford) from informant Dan Kenny.

Riddles

Bhiadhtaigh, Dorothy Dixon &
Story collected by Dorothy Dixon, a student at Lisnabo, Newtownforbes school (Lisnabo, Co. Longford) from informant an unidentified informant.

Local Roads

Chorcoráin, May Slevin & Mr P. Slevin
Story collected by May Slevin, a student at Saints Peter & Paul, Balbriggan school (Balbriggan, Co. Dublin) from informant Mr P. Slevin.

Cures - Cure for Blackleg in Cattle

Pilib Ó Fearghail, Caitlin Ní H Ainlighe & Thomas Hanly
Story collected by Caitlin Ní h Ainlighe, a student at Clondra, Longphort school (Cloondara, Co. Longford) from informant Thomas Hanly.

Historic Spots at Balbriggan

Chorcoráin & P. J. Daly
Story collected by P. J. Daly, a student at Saints Peter & Paul, Balbriggan school (Balbriggan, Co. Dublin) (no informant identified).

Local Marriage Customs

S. Mac Eoin, Lily Killian &
Story collected by Lily Killian, a student at Fermoyle, Lanesboro school (Formoyle (Newcomen), Co. Longford) from informant Luke Killian Jr.

Famine Times

Liam Ó HAodha & Patrick Mc Guill
Story collected by Patrick Mc Guill, a student at Bennekerry, Carlow school (Bennekerry, Co. Carlow) (no informant identified).

Old Story Told Locally

Chorcoráin, Alice Matthews & Mr Matthews
Story collected by Alice Matthews, a student at Saints Peter & Paul, Balbriggan school (Balbriggan, Co. Dublin) from informant Mr Matthews.

Local Marriage Customs

S. Mac Eoin, Frances Hanly & Patrick Hanly
Story collected by Frances Hanly, a student at Fermoyle, Lanesboro school (Formoyle (Newcomen), Co. Longford) from informant Patrick Hanly.

Old Song - Hampton Hall Green

Chorcoráin, Rita Carton, James Carton & Thomas Carroll
Story collected by Rita Carton, a student at Saints Peter & Paul, Balbriggan school (Balbriggan, Co. Dublin) from 2 informants.

Old Song Composed Locally

Chorcoráin, Mabel Purfield & Mr Moore
Story collected by Mabel Purfield, a student at Saints Peter & Paul, Balbriggan school (Balbriggan, Co. Dublin) from informant Mr Moore.

Registration Year

  • 2017
    3,004,792

Resource Types

  • Text
    780,871
  • Dataset
    756,671
  • Physical Object
    572,801
  • Other
    200,043
  • Image
    172,797
  • Collection
    97,505
  • Software
    27,834
  • Audiovisual
    23,804
  • Interactive Resource
    22,767
  • Sound
    1,153
  • Workflow
    681
  • Event
    503
  • Model
    77
  • Data Paper
    30
  • Service
    12

Affiliations

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    268
  • Centre for Ecology & Hydrology
    136
  • French National Centre for Scientific Research
    116
  • University of Oxford
    90
  • University of California, Berkeley
    82
  • University of Zurich
    74
  • University of Florida
    68
  • Uppsala University
    66
  • University of Minnesota
    63