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A nice little hike if you are on the road

A nice little shrine, but easy to miss. I wasn't really into shrines but we were visiting the... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Narow roads open up to parking area and path to a amazing quite place......

You hear the water trickling , wind blowing, birds over head......amazing place of solitude and... read more

Reviewed July 9, 2018
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Reviewed 4 days ago

A nice little shrine, but easy to miss. I wasn't really into shrines but we were visiting the pirate queens castle house up the road so we stopped. A short hike with good views and a cute shrine. Have a friend that is into this...More

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Reviewed July 9, 2018

You hear the water trickling , wind blowing, birds over head......amazing place of solitude and thinking.......take a dash of water and rub your neck and forehead.....say a prayer if you believe. I prayed for a sick relative.....he improved greatly the next day in the hospital....More

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Reviewed July 4, 2018 via mobile

A must see. Found just before you get to Rosserk Friary. About an 8 minute walk from the car park, mostly on the flat. This quiet valley exudes history and there is a very spiritual feeling about it.

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Reviewed April 8, 2018

If you have time, walk down to the well and you will be visiting a little bit of Irishlife, whch is quickly disappearing (thank god says my husband). I found this area to be extremely moving and fascinating , in equal measure.

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Reviewed November 27, 2017

stopped here on way to Rosserk Friary.Its on the way,about 5 mins before the Friary. Park your car and walk down a country lane to it/ I liked the fact its kept as it was all those years ago,peaceful ,quiet,no people,just the sound of a...More

1  Thank rada8
Reviewed November 16, 2017

I agree with all the other reviews of Marys Well but the standout thing about it is the fairy tree ( hawthorn) that grows out of the roof. Our guide a friend who lives locally says it was a place of worship long before Christianity...More

2  Thank mela1046
Reviewed November 7, 2017

There seems to be some active ongoing discussion about the extent to which Mary's Well serves more as a testament to noteworthy and impressive events or a wistful bit of Shangrila or Brigadoon. The surrounding literature tends to cover all the popular base possibilities without...More

2  Thank preglad
Reviewed December 26, 2016

I was so surprised at this beautiful site. It is so peaceful and feels really spiritual. I enjoyed the walk down to it, it felt like I was leaving all the hustle and bustle behind me.

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Reviewed December 16, 2016 via mobile

I visited here after Rosserk Friary. It is beside the friary. It is about a 10-15 minute walk off the road and there is car parking at the top of the walkway. The walk itself is in great condition and ordinary footwear is fine. When...More

1  Thank Redsionnach
Reviewed December 16, 2015

Located nearby the Rosserk Friary there is a wrought iron sign pointing to a holy well. This holy well is called tobair Mhuire (Mary's Well) and it is unusual as it is located within a small church-like structure which was built around 1798 by local...More

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