Category Archives: Staffordshire

Egg Well, Ashenhurst, Leek, Staffordshire

Healing Well:  OS Grid Reference — SK 005 540 Getting Here Just outside of Leek a right-hand lane leads to the small hamlet of Ashenhurst, turning left pass the gated road and on the right hand side at the next fork … Continue reading

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St Bertram’s Well, Ilam, Staffordshire

Holy Well:  OS Grid Refence — SK 1371  5141 Getting Here The genuine St. Bertram’s well is not easy to find and I recommend using the OS map carefully. It is reached by taking the footpath that leads off at the … Continue reading

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Gawton’s Well, Kynpersley, Biddulph, Staffordshire

Healing Well:  OS Grid Reference – SJ 898 555 Getting Here If you park in the first car park at Greenaway Country Park past the lake, and then walk along the road taking the footpath on the left around the … Continue reading

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Rocester Church Cross, Staffordshire

Cross:  OS Grid Reference – SK 11170 39394 Getting Here The Staffordshire village of Rocester is 4 miles north of Uttoxeter on the B5030 road. It can easily be reached from Stoke on Trent, Leek and Ashbourne. The church of … Continue reading

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St. Peter’s Cross, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire

Cross:  OS Grid Reference – SJ 879 452 Getting Here From the centre of Stoke head west onto Glebe Street and just a couple of hundred yards or so south of the town hall is the minster church of St … Continue reading

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Market Cross, Newcastle-under-Lyme, Staffordshire

Cross:  OS Grid Reference – SJ 84857 45979 Archaeology & History The old town’s Market Cross can be seen outside the north end of the Guildhall, but originally it was opposite the Ironmarket up the High Street.  It was first built … Continue reading

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