Sunday's Well

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Sunday's Well

Description of Well Item Type Metadata

1 Name of well and saint

Sunday’s Well, Tobar Rí and Domhnaigh (Photo from Amanda Clarke)

2 Townland, County, GPS

Ballybunion, County Kerry

3 Physical description of well and its surroundings

Sunday's Well is beachside of a cliff and has no distinct features of a typical well. It is possible that the well is gone now, but possible stone remnants are visible on the side of the cliff. There is a small stream that comes from the side of the cliff

7 Prayer rounds and stations

In a previous account of the well rounds were paid, but there is no accessible well anymore.

8 Stories

According to the Schools' Folklore Collection there was a woman who washed clothes in the holy well on a Saturday night and on that Sunday morning the well moved to the opposite side of the road.

9 Publications

Schools' Folklore Collection (002:0401)