Holy Wells Tour of Duhallow

Event Details:
Holy Wells Tour of Duhallow
13th July 2019
1:33 am

James O Keeffe Institute, Newmarket

Jack Roche will lead a Holy Wells Tour covering part of Duhallow celebrating both our current and historic Christian practices and linkages to pre-Christian traditions and myths. The tour will depart from the James O’ Keeffe Institute, Newmarket at 1.30p.m.

The following wells will be covered:

  • St. Berecherts’ Holy Well and a 6th century monastery, Tullylease
  • Trinity Holy Well, Newmarket – Break for Refreshment
  • Holy Well, dedicated to Inghne Buidhne (or Iníon Buí), Dromtarriffe
  • St. John’s Well or ‘Tobair na Faithní’, Mushera, Millstreet
  • Tubrid Well, dedicated to the Blessed Virgin Mary, Millstreet
  • St. Laitiarnans Well, Cullen where the cures of varying illnesses are said to have taken place

Booking is essential as places are limited on the bus. Booking can be made by contacting IRD Duhallow on 029 60633.


The Day of the Regions Project and this webpage was funded by the Department of Rural and Community Development and the EAFRD – Europe Investing in Rural Areas – LEADER 2014-2020. This project is supported by the North Cork, South Cork and Kerry LAG and IRD Duhallow CLG.

Thug an Roinn Forbartha Tuaithe agus Pobail agus EAFRD LEADER 2014-2020 maoiniú don cosán seo.. Tá tacaíocht faighte ag an tionscadal seo ó Chorcaigh Thuaidh, , O’ Chorcaigh Theas LAG agus Chiarrai LAG agus IRD Duthalla.