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Glenchass Keeill, Chibber Coan y Chleiy

Period: Early Medieval

NGR Easting: 219800

NGR Northing: 467710

Description: Site of holy well. The site was investigated by the Manx Archaeological Survey in the 1960s.

The site is marked on the Ordnance Survey 1st edition 1:2500 map of 1868 as a well. It is located immediately to the south of where burial activity was claimed on the promontory, on the basis of which it is traditionally considered a holy well.

It provided water for local dwellings until the start of th e20th century and is still marked by a masonry structure.

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Site & Monument Type: holy well

Category: National Monuments Record: Archaeological Sites

Site ID number: 0038.30


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