Tag Archives: Frizinghall

Cruckles Well, Manningham, Bradford, West Yorkshire

Sacred Well (lost):  OS Grid Reference – SE 160 339 Archaeology & History In an essay by great regional historian Harry Speight (1912) on the ancient tracks of Bradford and district, he mentions this “Cruckleswell” which was first described in 1602. … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Brigantia (Northern England), Holy Wells, Yorkshire, West | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Holy Ash Well, Bradford, West Yorkshire

Holy Well:  OS Grid Reference – SE 1590 3417 Also Known as: Ash Well Holy Well Ash Well Pin Well Archaeology & History Either right next to, or perhaps now beneath Bradford City’s Valley Parade football ground, was once a … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Holy Wells, Yorkshire, West | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Pin Stone, Bradford, West Yorkshire

Standing Stone (destroyed):  OS Grid Reference – SE 1590 3417 Also known as: Ash Stone Wart Stone Archaeology & History Very close to Bradford City’s football ground used to be a holy well (known as the Holy Ash Well), next … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Standing Stones, Yorkshire, West | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment