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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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Gorrick’s Spring, Calverton, Buckinghamshire

Healing Well:  OS Grid Reference – SP 7880 3930 Getting Here Take the Calverton Road out of Stoney Statford, then take the left hand road to Calverton and look for layby on the right near a copse. Archaeology & History … Continue reading

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St Francis’ Well, Conisborough, South Yorkshire

Holy Well:  OS-Grid Reference – SK 5112 9880 Also known as: Town Well Getting Here From Church street turn down into Wellgate, the well is on the right hand site at 18 Wellgate surrounded by railings near some new properties, … Continue reading

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Billy Hobby’s Well, Chester, Cheshire

Holy Well:  OS Grid Reference — SJ 413 662 Getting Here The well is found on the south-east corner edge of Grovesnor Park, which is the south-east of the city beside the River Dee. Archaeology & History An early reference to … Continue reading

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Lady Well, Ancaster, Lincolnshire

Holy well:  OS Grid Reference – SK 9840 4332 Getting Here Park by the church, which has a Sheela Na Gig and some roman stones. Walk back to the A153 (Ancaster Cross roads), turn left and cross the road. Take the … Continue reading

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Holy Well, Garenden, Loughborough, Leicestershire

Holy Well:  OS Grid Reference – SK 507 180 Getting Here On the outskirts of Loughborough is an area called Holywell, but pronounced ‘holly’. The holy well can be found at the furthest north west part of the park, behind the … Continue reading

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Lady Well, Headon, Nottinghamshire

Holy Well:  OS Grid Reference – SK 748 779 Getting Here Follow the road around from Headon village to the Ladywell estate and on the left hand side is a small copse and footpath. It is near the junction of Greenspotts Lane and … Continue reading

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St. Alkmund’s Well, Derby, Derbyshire

Holy Well:  OS Grid Reference – SK 351 371  Geting Here It can be found by taking North Street off Duffield Road (A6) continuing until it joins North Parade and here a little lane, called Well Street comes off and the … Continue reading

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Newell’s Well, Glentham, Lincolnshire

Holy Well:  OS Grid Reference – SK 981 897 Getting Here Leave Glentham on the way to Caenby Corner. You pass a footpath marked on the right-hand side (it goes to Highfield farm). The road makes a bend to the … Continue reading

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