St .Finnan's

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St .Finnan's

Description of Well Item Type Metadata

1 Name of well and saint

Toberfinnan St. Finnan

2 Townland, County, GPS

Glanleam, Co. Kerry

3 Physical description of well and its surroundings

A rectangular well lined with slate slabs with a statue of the virgin Mary near it as well as two slate slabs above the well depicting a human figure and Tobar Fionnian

4 Cure

This well was meant to cure rheumatism by using the well on a Saturday.

5 Pattern day

A fair was held in town on August 15th.

6 Offerings

Coins on the slate slabs near the well.

9 Publications

10 More

It was once told that a saint came to the well and cured a man leading to its creation.