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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

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Holy Ash Well, Bradford, West Yorkshire

Holy Well (destroyed):  OS Grid Reference – SE 15942 34208 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 … Continue reading

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Wart Stone, Bradford, West Yorkshire

Standing Stone (destroyed):  OS Grid Reference – SE 1578 3412 Also known as: Ash Stone Pin Stone Archaeology & History At Bradford City’s football ground there used to be the holy well known as the Holy Ash Well, adjacent to … Continue reading

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