St Assam’s Well or St Ossam's Well

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St Assam’s Well or St Ossam's Well

Description of Well Item Type Metadata

1 Name of well and saint

St Assam’s Well

2 Townland, County, GPS

Raheny, Dublin

3 Physical description of well and its surroundings

The well, “alternatively St Ossan’s Well, was located in a field known as ‘The Shrubbery’ between the old church and the railway line, but the building of the new Roman Catholic church and car park removed any surface remains of the well” (Branigan 2012: 73).

9 Publications

Branigan, Gary. 2012. Ancient and Holy Wells of Ireland. Dublin: The History Press Ireland.