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Holy Well, Balmossie Den, Broughty Ferry, Angus

Holy Well:  OS Grid Reference – NO 47217 32714 Also Known as: Cat Craig Well Cauld Water Wellie Wishing Well Archaeology & History This little-known site is thought to be the ‘Well’ that is still marked on modern OS-maps at … 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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Ladies Well, Alva, Clackmannanshire

Holy Well:  OS Grid Reference – NS 8857 9788 Also Known as: Wishing Well Getting Here From Alva, take the signs to walk up the gorgeous Alva Glen gorge, past the site of the Dwarf’s Tomb, over the bridge past … Continue reading

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St. Helen’s Well, Thorp Arch, West Yorkshire

Holy Well:  OS Grid Reference – SE 451 458 Getting Here The well is all dried up today, but its remains are about 200 yards north of the river Wharfe. Sam Brewster (1980) told the easiest way to find it: … Continue reading

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