St. Brigid

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St. Brigid

Description of Well Item Type Metadata

1 Name of well and saint

St Brigid’s Well

2 Townland, County, GPS

Drumconrath, Meath

3 Physical description of well and its surroundings

“About a mile north of Drumconrath are the remains of Drumbride church and cemetery. A stone at the church is connected to St Brigid and was associated with an arduous pilgrimage with penitents having to negotiate a long distance on their knees” (French 2012: 28).

9 Publications

French, Noel. 2012. Meath Holy Wells. Trim: Meath Heritage Centre.

10 More

“The pilgrimage is more associated with St Colmcille and his well” (French 2012: 28).