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St. Mary’s Well, Wallingwells, Nottinghamshire

Holy Well:  OS Grid Reference – SK 572 840 Archaeology & History First mentioned in Pipe Rolls and referred to by the founder of Wallingwells Benedictine Priory (founded around 1150 CE) as ‘juxta fonts et rivum fontium’, the site Wallingwell … Continue reading

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St Helen’s Well, Hemswell, Lincolnshire

Holy Well:  OS Grid Reference – SK 932 911 Also Known as: Seven Springs Getting Here From the village lane at the east end of Brook Street, take the footpath through the first gate and then over the stile into the … 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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Becket’s Well, Otford, Kent

Holy Well:  OS Grid Reference – TQ 531 592 Getting Here The well now lies on private land and feds a trout farm (Beckets Well Trout Farm at The Castle House, Sevenoaks Rd, Otford in Sevenoaks). To find Becket’s Well go … Continue reading

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Our Lady’s Well, Runwell, Essex

Holy Well:  OS Grid Reference — TQ 7510 9658 Also Known as: Running Well Getting Here It can be found by taking a road off the A132 (Wickford Road) which leads to Stock (directly opposite the Parish Church), continuing until … Continue reading

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Single Well, Ifield, Gravesend, Kent

Holy Well (destroyed):  OS Grid Reference – TQ 6538 7081 Also Known as: St. Thomas’ Well Shingle Well Archaeology & History Sadly the site is gone no longer in existence it was in the roadway along the Roman Watling Street, … Continue reading

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Holy Well, Lower Burnham, Haxey, Lincolnshire

Holy Well:  OS Grid Reference – SE 785 021 Also Known as: Alley Well Getting Here Often noted under Lower Burnham, although this is a hamlet and not strictly the parish, is in Haxey.  The spring can be found by … Continue reading

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