Lady Well

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Lady Well

Description of Well Item Type Metadata

1 Name of well and saint

Our Lady’s Well

2 Townland, County, GPS

Ballyboggan, Kildare

3 Physical description of well and its surroundings

The well is located “just across the Boyne River from Ballyboggan Abbey and in County Kildare…The well is shaded by a sycamore tree to which votive offerings were tied” (French 2012: 45).

5 Pattern day

French records that “a fair and a pattern were held at the well at harvest time” (French 2012: 45).

9 Publications

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