Thesaurus Term/Concept: HOLY WELL

Identifier 70203
Status Preferred
Index? Yes
Scope Note A well or spring, possessing religious or otherwise ritualistic significance, around which a structure, such as a niche, wall or shelter, has been constructed. In the case of the water source being a natural spring, double-index with SPRING.

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Instances/Examples (9)

Context Record
Monument Type MSF24121 Basket Wells; Church Road; The Bleach Playground (Monument)
Monument Type MSF25874 Fish ponds and Holy Well (Monument)
Monument Type MSF22528 Lady Well (Monument)
Monument Type MSF6327 Lady's Well (Holy Well and Moat) (Monument)
Monument Type MSF32392 Ladywell (Monument)
Monument Type MSF6877 St John's Well (Monument)
Monument Type MSF45402 St Mary's Well (Monument)
Monument Type MSF6413 St Wendred's Well; St Mildred's Well; Seven Springs (Monument)
Monument Type MSF23831 Unlocated site of medieval holy well, Holywell Row (Poorly Located Monument)