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T'awd Abba Well, Hawsker-cum-Stainsacre

Description: T'awd Abba Well

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 July 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 327616

OS Grid Reference: NZ9329407421
OS Grid Coordinates: 493294, 507421
Latitude/Longitude: 54.4536, -0.5625

Location: B1447, Hawsker-cum-Stainsacre, North Yorkshire YO22 4LJ

Locality: Hawsker-cum-Stainsacre
Local Authority: Scarborough Borough Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO22 4LJ

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Listing Text

NZ9207-9307 934074
21/140 T'Awd Abba Well
(also known as The
Old Boiling Well)
- II
Wellhouse. Probably C18, restored in C20. Red brick in English garden
wall bond with stone slab roof. Rectangular on plan. 1-storey, gable-end
on road. C20 board door on C19 hinges at rear. Plaque on road-side gable
end reads:
"T'awd Abba Well
(also known as The Old Boiling Well)
Lang centuries aback
This wor t'awd Abba well.
Saint Hilda, veiled i' black,
Lang centuries aback
Supped frey it, an no lack.
All t'Sisterhood as well.
Lang centuries aback
This wor t'awd Abba well.
Interior: wellhouse covers a pool of water.

Listing NGR: NZ9329407421

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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