St. Kieran's Well

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St. Kieran's Well

Description of Well Item Type Metadata

1 Name of well and saint

St Kieran

2 Townland, County, GPS

Loughcrew, Meath

3 Physical description of well and its surroundings

According to French, “there was a holy well dedicated to St Kieran in Loughcrew. In the 1830s John O’Donovan recorded the well near the church, not far from the residence of Mr. Napper. The Church of Ireland church at Loughcrew, erected about 1843, was dedicated to St Kieran” (French 2012: 40).

9 Publications

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