NZ0084 : St George's Well

taken 4 months ago, near to Kirkwhelpington, Northumberland, Great Britain

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St George's Well
St George's Well
St George's Well and St Mary's Well are natural springs used as holy wells in the medieval and post-medieval periods. The water was reputed to possess miraculous healing properties.
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There is a photo taken in the opposite direction here NZ0084 : St George's Well.

St George's Well was first named on the Ordnance Survey maps in 1957 but I am unable to find the location of St Mary's, although there is another 'Holy Well' to the north-east, beyond Fawns NZ0186 : Holy Well near Rugley Walls
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NZ0084, 16 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 6 June, 2018   (more nearby)
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Wednesday, 6 June, 2018
Geographical Context
Lowlands  Farm, Fishery, Market Gardening  Rivers, Streams, Drainage 
Primary Subject of Photo
Well 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 0030 8498 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:9.5488N 1:59.8099W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 00304 84980
View Direction
North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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