SK1969 : Well Dressing 2006

taken 11 years ago, near to Ashford in The Water, Derbyshire, Great Britain

Well Dressing 2006
Well Dressing 2006
Blessing by the vicar of one of the Ashford wells, with the church choir and Bakewell Silver Band. Well dressing is common in Derbyshire where the church adopted earlier pagan ceremonies which provided for plentiful water supplies.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 11 June, 2006   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 2 March, 2007
Category
Rural event   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 196 699 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:13.5472N 1:42.4726W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SK 196 698
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