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St. Brigid's Well, County Clare

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St Brigid's Well are holy wells connected with St. Bridgit of Kildare, a 5th-century Irish saint from Kildare in Ireland, who is one of the patron saints of Ireland, and also a figure in Irish folklore. The are popular pilgrimage places, and as per a 19th-century survey, there are at least fifteen such wells across Ireland, notably in Liscannor, in County Clare and Buttevant, County Cork in Ireland.
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  • The well of St Brigid is located inside a small grotto, the walls are covered in letters and cards that contain prayers, lockets, candles and even toys. All of which have been left behind by visitors ...  more »
  • This was a holy well long before Christianity. This was one of those places where you best saw your face in ancient times. There is another holy well near Ballyvaughan, north of here.  more »
  • A friend of mine experienced a personal healing here, so I made it a point to look for this well. Parking is not as easy was some would suggest. We visited two times and pulled up near the site one ti...  more »