St. Finian's Well

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St. Finian's Well

Description of Well Item Type Metadata

1 Name of well and saint

St. Finian's Well (Corstown)

2 Townland, County, GPS

Corstown, Louth

3 Physical description of well and its surroundings

The well is in a field, and is partially closed (although it may overflow into a nearby drain occasionally).

5 Pattern day

The pattern day was held on the 29th of July, but it has not been celebrated in a long time. A station additionally may have taken place on the 12th of December.

7 Prayer rounds and stations

Stations may have been practiced on the 12th of December, but they have not been practiced in a long time.

9 Publications

"The Holy Wells of County Louth", by Larry Conlon, pages 350-351: