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St Hilda's Well, in Churchyard to North of Church of St Hilda, Hinderwell

Description: St Hilda's Well, in Churchyard to North of Church of St Hilda

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 October 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 327202

OS Grid Reference: NZ7911917052
OS Grid Coordinates: 479119, 517052
Latitude/Longitude: 54.5426, -0.7785

Location: 18 Rosedale Lane, Hinderwell, North Yorkshire TS13 5ES

Locality: Hinderwell
Local Authority: Scarborough Borough Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: TS13 5ES

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Listing Text

(east side)

6.10.69 St Hilda's Well, in church-
yard to north of Church
of St Hilda

- II

Probably mediaeval. Inscription : restored by Hilda (illegible) of Grimple Hall,
1912. Coursed, rusticated stone walls support flat slab roof above spring. Legend
says that in the C7 St Hilda, Abbess of Whitby, prayed for water here and the spring
has flowed ever since.

Listing NGR: NZ7911917052

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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