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Latitude: 52.72 / 52°43'11"N
Longitude: -0.6311 / 0°37'51"W
OS Eastings: 492557
OS Northings: 314471
OS Grid: SK925144
Mapcode National: GBR DSG.H83
Mapcode Global: WHGLG.8WQN
Entry Name: Village Well
Listing Date: 21 February 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1073219
English Heritage Legacy ID: 186644
Location: Greetham, Rutland, LE15
Civil Parish: Greetham
Built-Up Area: Greetham
Traditional County: Rutland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Rutland
Church of England Parish: Greetham St Mary the Virgin
Church of England Diocese: Peterborough
SK 91 SW CHURCH LANE (West side)
Former village well of mid C19. Ashlar. In Gothic style c3m high. Back
wall has shouldered coped gable with open trefoil within. Below is inscrip-
tion tablet with niche underneath. Within niche a small stone lion's
head. To either side of niche a miniature buttress and low convex walls
curving forward. Opening in centre. Base concreted C20. Inscription
reads 'All ye who hither come to drink/Rest not your thoughts below/Remember
Jacob's well and think/Whence "living waters" flow.'
Listing NGR: SK9255714471
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