St. Patrick's Well

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St. Patrick's Well

Description of Well Item Type Metadata

1 Name of well and saint


2 Townland, County, GPS

Ballyvelone East, Cork

3 Physical description of well and its surroundings

The site is a “on bank of stream; rock hollow (D 0.55m; 0.7m x 0.5m) where rainwater collects. Cross inscribed on natural ledge above well” (Power, 1993: 281).

5 Pattern day

Additionally, Power notes that the well is “visited on 17 March each year” (Power, 1993: 281).

9 Publications

Power, Denis, et al. 1993 “Archaeological Inventory of County Cork.” Volume 1: West Cork. Stationary Office, Dublin.