Holy Well and Sacred Spring in Cornwall As it’s name suggests, the Eye Well had a reputation for healing the eyes. A stone above the present structure bears the date 1700 […]
Holywell Bay unsurprisingly gets its name from a Holy Well, but there are 2 rival contenders for this! The first is in the valley at Trevarrick (near the 18th […]
This well stands in the beautiful grounds of Lanhydrock House
St Piran’s holy well, near St Nectans Glen in Cornwall. Clootie wells are wells or springs in Celtic areas where pilgrims leave strips of cloth or rags, usually as part […]
Menacuddle Well Cornwall, is a land of legends, saints, holy wells and other mysteries. Before Christmas I came across a picture of Menacuddle Well, I hadn’t heard of it before […]
Ladywell, Holy Well / Spring is somewhere behind the Golden Lion pub in Padstow, It is possibly of note that the streetname here is Lanadwell Street.
A holy well or sacred spring is a spring or other small body of water revered either in a Pagan or Christian context, often both. Holy wells were frequently […]