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St. Oswald’s Well, Cathcart, Glasgow, Lanarkshire

Holy Well:  OS Grid Reference – NS 5883 6056 Also Known as: Kirk Well Archaeology & History St. Oswald’s Well was described in Hew Scott’s (1920) magnum opus as being  beside the parish church of the same name, but other … Continue reading

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Arns Well, Glasgow, Lanarkshire

Healing Well (destroyed):  OS Grid Reference – NS 5996 6406 Also Known as: Arms Well Archaeology & History Taking its name from the local dialect word relating to Alder trees (Alnus glutinosua) that grew above the source of the waters, … Continue reading

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St. Thenew’s Well, Glasgow, Lanarkshire

Holy Well (destroyed):  OS Grid Reference – NS 589 648 Also Known as: Canmore ID 44288 St. Tenew’s Well St. Theneu’s Well Archaeology & History Whilst I’m in Glasgow (big thanks to Aisha!) I thought I’d check out any remaining … Continue reading

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