St. John’s Well, Carrigaline – County Cork, Ireland

St. John’s Well, County Cork, Ireland Tobar Eoin Óg: St. John’s Well (Formerly St. Renogue’s Well) Carrigaline, Co. Cork, Ireland Official article: http://www.naiads.org/well/?p=377, archive article: http://www.technogypsie.com/reviews/?p=14325Written by Thomas Baurley, Archaeologist – Technogypsie Research (c) 2013; http://www.technogypsie.com Nestled into the woods between housing estates is a beehive shaped rock cairn covering a historical holy well that […]

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Rag Trees and Money Trees

Wishing Tree @ Brigid’s Well in Kildare, Ireland Wishing Trees “Wishing Trees” are very common throughout Ireland, England, and Scotland. They are usually individual trees upon which “folk magic”, “folk spells”, “faerie offerings”, or “prayers” are offered. Sometimes it is particular to a specific species, where the tree lives, or how it looks. Many times […]

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