St. Colman MacDuagh
Description of Well Item Type Metadata
1 Name of well and saint
St. Colman Mac Duagh’s Blessed Well
2 Townland, County, GPS
Teernea, Co. Clare
3 Physical description of well and its surroundings
The site is currently very overgrown. Locals recently added trees and a dry-stone wall enclosure surrounding the spring with an opening to the well. There is a stone ledge over the spring were offerings are left.
The well can cure sore eyes and head ailments.
5 Pattern day
The well does not have an annual gathering now, but the Saint has a feast day on October 29.
Offerings include cigarette lighters, rosaries, horseshoes, stones, and religious figurines.
7 Prayer rounds and stations
Prayer rounds are done on Sundays.
Houlihan, Michael. 2015. The Holy Wells of County Clare.