SJ8955 : Entrance to Gawton's Well

near to Brown Edge, Staffordshire, Great Britain

Entrance to Gawton's Well
Entrance to Gawton's Well
There are no signposts to here, so a certain amount of guesswork is required. Gawton's Well is reputed to be a Healing Well- a local man was cast out from his village because he was so diseased, after he bathed in this spring he was cured and remained living close by at SJ9055 : Gawton's Rock as a hermit. It is surrounded by ancient Yew trees that are reputed to be a Druids' Grove.
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Thursday, 9 June, 2011   (more nearby)
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Thursday, 9 June, 2011
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Historic sites and artefacts  Woodland, Forest  Paths 
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OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 898 555 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:5.8178N 2:9.2267W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 898 555
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