MHG8554 - Holy Well - Fiddler's Well


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Type and Period (1)

  • HOLY WELL (Early Medieval to 19th Century - 561 AD to 1900 AD)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

NH86NW 3 8075 6733.

(NH 8075 6733) Fiddler's Well (NAT) OS 6" map, (1959)

Fiddler's Well is traditionally said to be a healing well. It is named after a man named Fiddler.
NSA (written by H Miller - 1836) 1845; G Mackenzie 1958.

A dry, artificial hole at NH 8075 6733 is presumably Fiddler's Well. It measures 2m by 0.6m by 0.5m deep. There is no sign of stone work and the bottom is choked with rotting vegetation.
Surveyed at 1:10 000. Visited by OS (J B) 16 January 1978.

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Grid reference Centred NH 8074 6732 (4m by 4m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH86NW
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish CROMARTY

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