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T'awd Abba Well

A Grade II Listed Building in Hawsker-cum-Stainsacre, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.4536 / 54°27'13"N

Longitude: -0.5625 / 0°33'45"W

OS Eastings: 493294

OS Northings: 507421

OS Grid: NZ932074

Mapcode National: GBR SJJY.08

Mapcode Global: WHGB5.BBC3

Entry Name: T'awd Abba Well

Listing Date: 7 July 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1174647

English Heritage Legacy ID: 327616

Location: Hawsker-cum-Stainsacre, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO22

County: North Yorkshire

District: Scarborough

Civil Parish: Hawsker-cum-Stainsacre

Built-Up Area: Hawsker

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Hawsker cum Stainsacre All Saints

Church of England Diocese: York

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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

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