Holy Well, Magilligan, Co.Derry

Dublin Core

Title

Holy Well, Magilligan, Co.Derry

Subject

Holy Well

Description

Lantern slide of a holy well in Magilligan, Co. Derry. Originally titled 'Holy Well Magilligan' and labelled 'L3 7'. The Holy Well depicted in this image is thought to be situated in St. Aiden's Church, in Magilligan, The Holy Well, situated at St Aidan's Church, where part of St Aidan's body was buried in 664AD. Due to the proximity of the grave to a celebrated well, St Coleman blessed the well and dedicated it to St Aidan.

Publisher

The Discovery Programme

Contributor

The Royal Society of Antiquaries of Ireland (RSAI)

Format

image/tiff

Language

EN

Identifier

RSAI, Lantern Slide, Box 32

Alternative Title

Box32_015

Has Format

Scanned to 2400 dpi , 16 bit greyscale image with automatic exposure

Extent

114.3mb
7559 x 7559 pixels

Spatial Coverage

Country: Ireland
County: Derry
County: http://www.logainm.ie/100011.aspx
Townland: Derry
Logainm Townland Link: http://www.logainm.ie/129737.aspx
Irish National Grid East:
Irish National Grid North:
Position Source: www.logainm.ie
Latitude:
Longitude:
Place: Magilligan, Co.Derry Latitude: 55.17681030000001 Longitude: -6.95119550000004

Rights Holder

The Royal Society of Antiquaries of Ireland (RSAI)

Files

BOX32_015.jpg

Tags

Citation

“Holy Well, Magilligan, Co.Derry,” Royal Society of Antiquaries of Ireland, accessed May 25, 2024, http://rsai.locloudhosting.net/items/show/31649.

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