School: Tulach an Iarainn (B.)

Location:
Tallow, Co. Waterford
Teacher:
Proinnsias Ó Laoghaire

Filter stories

Back
/ 131 Forward
Resolution: Low | High
Tulach an Iarainn (B.) | The Schools’ Collection

Archival Reference

The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0639, Page 82

Image and data © National Folklore Collection, UCD. See copyright details »

On this page

Groundsel. Groundsel is used for cage birds as a food.

St. Johns Weed. St.Johns Weed is a cure for a wart. The juice of the weed is used for curing the wart.
Dandelion. Dandelion is a cure for rheumatism. Boil it in milk and drink it.

Collector
Padruig Ó Coileáin
Gender
male
Informant
Mr J. Collins
Relation
parent
Gender
male
Address
Tallow, Co. Waterford
Language
English

Penny button. Penny button is a herb that grows on a wall. It is a cure for worms.

(continues on next page)