Description of Well Item Type Metadata
1 Name of well and saint
Dane’s Well or Deane’s Well
2 Townland, County, GPS
3 Physical description of well and its surroundings
The well “was located in a field known as the ‘Bull Field’ on the [land] occupied by the rear garden of No. 22 Fairfield Road, Drumcondra” (Branigan 2012: 70).
Branigan records that well is “remembered by a local child in the 1880s where statues were […] left lying in the ditches surrounding it” (Branigan 2012: 70).
Branigan, Gary. 2012. Ancient and Holy Wells of Ireland. Dublin: The History Press Ireland.