St. Barrahane

Dublin Core


St. Barrahane

Description of Well Item Type Metadata

1 Name of well and saint

St Barrahane’s Well

2 Townland, County, GPS

Castlehaven, Cork

3 Physical description of well and its surroundings

Beside a stream in lush vegetation. Well access via a small bridge and gate. Well is lined and roofed with stones. A vibrant orange buoy marks it. ( by Amanda Clark)

4 Cure

eyes, stomach

5 Pattern day

3rd December

6 Offerings

"Offerings dangle from the surrounding bushes – rosaries, hankies, ribbons, tinsel and a pile of rusty coins." ( by Amanda Clark)

9 Publications by Amanda Clark
Photograph by Amanda Clark
Power, Denis et al. Archeological Inventory of Count Cork Volume 1: West Cork. Dublin: The Stationery Office, 1994. PDF. 26 OCT. 2018.