St Sedna's Well

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St Sedna's Well


Celeste Ray

Description of Well Item Type Metadata

1 Name of well and saint

St Sedna's Well (dedicated to the patron of Aherlow)

2 Townland, County, GPS

Newtown, Clonbeg Church, County Tipperary

3 Physical description of well and its surroundings

This well is on the northern side of the Galtee Mountains.

4 Cure

Well waters reputedly cure a variety of ailments including sores and swellings.

8 Stories

Sedna was said to be the son of Maghna, the sister of St David of Wales (Ó Riain, 2011:554)