VIRTUOUS WELL, TRELLECK;ST ANNE'S WELL;RED POOL

Site Details



NPRN
32405
Map Reference
SO50NW
Grid Reference
SO50300509
Unitary (Local) Authority
Monmouthshire
Old County
Monmouthshire
Community
Trellech United
Type of Site
HOLY WELL
Broad Class
Water Supply and Drainage
Period
Medieval?;Post Medieval

Site Description

A slighly sunken, horse-shoe shaped forecourt, defined by a c.0.5m thick wall, with a bench about the E part, 4.25m by 3.4m, frames the spring, within a corbelled circular recess on the W side.
The well is said to have been much resorted to in the 17th C.
(source Os495card; SO50NW15)
RCAHMW AP945063/50-1; 965072/45
Associated with:
Trelech med. & later borough (Nprn33177).
J.Wiles 20.09.02

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