Description of Well Item Type Metadata
1 Name of well and saint
Saint Senan’s Blessed Well
2 Townland, County, GPS
Molougha, Co. Clare
3 Physical description of well and its surroundings
Northeast of the well and east of the local graveyard is a cairn of stones.
The well can help cure sore eyes and in the past it was a cure against bots, a parasite infestation of horses.
5 Pattern day
The Saint’s feast day is March 8th, but the well does not have its own pattern day.
Offerings include religious figurines and floral arrangements.
7 Prayer rounds and stations
For prayer rounds, people walk east along the shore of Senan’s Lough until they return to the well.
Houlihan, Michael. 2015. The Holy Wells of County Clare.