Inghean Bhaoith's Well

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Inghean Bhaoith's Well

Description of Well Item Type Metadata

1 Name of well and saint

The Blessed Well of Inghean Bhaoith

2 Townland, County, GPS

South Commons, Co. Clare

3 Physical description of well and its surroundings

"Reaching Killinaboy on the R476 road from Corofin, turn right at the T-junction onto local road I 1112, signposted for Boston. Take the first minor road on the right and then left at the fork. A farm track on the left after 300-400 metres, leading to a gate indicates the location. [...] The well here is very simple, being a dry-stone wall piled around a hollow..." (Houlihan 2015: 111).

4 Cure

It has a cure for warts (Houlihan 2015: 112).

5 Pattern day

The pattern day is 29th of December.

9 Publications

Houlihan, Michael. 2015. The Holy Wells of County Clare. Castleisland, Co. Kerry: Walsh Colour Print.