St. Paul's well

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St. Paul's well

Description of Well Item Type Metadata

1 Name of well and saint

St Paul’s Well

2 Townland, County, GPS

Killanully, near Ballygarvan, Co. Cork

3 Physical description of well and its surroundings

In a woodland by a river with a limestone well house on the gable of which crosses have been etched by visitors. A dense planting of bamboo had replaced a clootie tree. (see Amanda Clarke's Holy Wells of Cork blog).

4 Cure


5 Pattern day

June 29, but traditional to visit the well on Christmas morning

6 Offerings

rags and cloths

9 Publications

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