St. Patrick's well

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St. Patrick's well

Description of Well Item Type Metadata

1 Name of well and saint

St. Patrick’s Well, Tobar Patrick, Kinneigh

2 Townland, County, GPS

Ballyvelone East, Co. Cork 

3 Physical description of well and its surroundings

across a river in the woods in a large stone in a hole

4 Cure

sore eyes, sore legs, scurvy and the gout. The well needs to be visited on three separate Sunday mornings before sunrise, and a round of prayers paid each time when petitioning for a cure.

5 Pattern day

March 17

9 Publications

Clarke, Amanda. "Gazetteer." Holy Wells of Cork. Accessed November 31, 2018.