Clootie Well, Munlochy

Clootie Well is located in Munlochy. To visit Clootie Well and get the most from your holiday in Munlochy, create itinerary details personal to you using our Munlochy trip itinerary planner.
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  • August 13, 2017
    Found this after getting directions from our host, who used to get his water from here before plumbing was put in. It is amazing the amount of clothing tied or nailed to the trees and bushes here. Whe...  more »
  • August 8, 2017
    I wouldn't go out of my way for this, but since we were there, we walked the short trail lined with tattered clothing hung on trees, mostly t-shirts and socks. Best to read about the history online. T...  more »
  • July 24, 2017
    It's a must visit if you are in the area. Apparently the well has healing powers, the person who wants to be cured washes the affected part of their body with a wet rag and then ties the washing-rag o...  more »
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  • This is an ancient site, but still used by many today, the water is believed to have healing properties. People will wash a patient and hang the cloth they used on a nearby tree. As the cloth rots the patient it is hoped will recover from the ailment. An offering or blessing should be made to the spirit of the spring.
  • Unusual. Fascinating. Good hiking trails nearby.
  • Wow, fascinating place steeped in history, finding out about such an interesting place.
  • Weird and strange and interesting in same time
  • Quite creepy. Worth a stop

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