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HER Number:MDV121
Name:Holy Well east of Holsworthy Churchyard


Well east of churchyard of St Peter & St Paul Parish Church


Grid Reference:SS 344 039
Map Sheet:SS30SW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishHolsworthy
Ecclesiastical ParishHOLSWORTHY

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS30SW/7

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • HOLY WELL (Early Medieval to XIX - 1066 AD to 1900 AD (Not applicable))

Full description

Ordnance Survey, 1880s, Ordnance Survey, OS 25" (Cartographic). SDV848.

A well is shown on OS 25" (1880s) map to the northeast of the churchyard at SS34440393.

Leeson Day, W. I., 1934, Untitled Source, 66 (Monograph). SDV16092.

Brown, T., 1963, Holy and Notable Wells, Part V (Article in Serial). SDV16026.

Well in churchyard, at NE corner. Used in living memory.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV16026Article in Serial: Brown, T.. 1963. Holy and Notable Wells, Part V. Transactions of the Devonshire Association. 95. A5 Paperback.
SDV16092Monograph: Leeson Day, W. I.. 1934. Holsworthy D. A: Parochial Histories No 2. Unknown. 66.
SDV848Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880s. Ordnance Survey. 25". OS 25".

Associated Monuments

MDV15177Related to: Holsworthy, St Peter & St Paul (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Apr 11 2019 4:24PM