St. Anne's Well

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St. Anne's Well

Description of Well Item Type Metadata

1 Name of well and saint

St Anne’s Well

2 Townland, County, GPS

Loughan, Meath

3 Physical description of well and its surroundings

“In 1836 John O’Donovan noted a well near the church of Loughan. Cogan stated that there was a holy well dedicated to St Anne at Loughan, Carnaross. Loughan parish was dedicated to St Anna. There well was being visited up to recent times. It is said to have lost its curative powers after someone bathed their sick greyhound in the well.

9 Publications

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