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Saint Mary's Well, Clitheroe

Description: Saint Mary's Well

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 May 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 182864

OS Grid Reference: SD7451542159
OS Grid Coordinates: 374515, 442159
Latitude/Longitude: 53.8750, -2.3891

Location: Well Terrace, Clitheroe, Lancashire BB7 2HJ

Locality: Clitheroe
Local Authority: Ribble Valley Borough Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: BB7 2HJ

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Listing Text

(South Side)
Saint Mary's Well
SD 7442 2/16 19.5.50.
A rectangular walled pool with outer stonework in coursed stone, and inner in uncoursed
stone with stone-capping. Flagged floor. A solid stone gangway divides the pool
into 2 unequal sections. In the larger portion is a solid square block of stone,
worn to centre. Together with the wells in Wellgate and Parsons Lane was the only
water supply for the town until 1852.

Listing NGR: SD7451542159

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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