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Ferns Ancient Capital of Leinsted

I live here in Ferns near St Mogues Holy Well, but its not just the well, Ferns was once the... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2017
allie02017
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Ferns, Ireland
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This and the church are hidden gems. As most people, will spend all there time at Ferns Castle... read more

Reviewed 24 January 2015
JnVSydney
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2 Oct 2018
“Tracing Ancestry ”
29 Jun 2018
“Pretty well”
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Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

A profound family experience that will be remembered for a lifetime. As my family name is Mogue, we feel a deep and profound connection to St. Mogue, Bishop of Ferns and this experience was of great importance to us all. We cherished the opportunity to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank heatherfleming07
Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

This is a historic well situated on the outskirts of Ferns. It is very pretty and is best enjoyed on a sunny day.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Helen M
Reviewed 10 August 2017

I live here in Ferns near St Mogues Holy Well, but its not just the well, Ferns was once the Capital City of Leinster,only a quaint village now , but still worth a visit there are still many ancient ruins including that of the kings...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank allie02017
Reviewed 10 September 2015

It isnt a landmark as such, but simply a partway leading down from the main N11 Road through ferns. It is tiny and not much to see. But so many people stop by to fill up large drums of water from here. Horses for courses.

Date of experience: January 2015
1  Thank alzybaby
Reviewed 15 August 2015

Nice surprising attraction, a bit of history, faith and fun. St Aidan's holly water supposed to have healing properties - we'll see :-)

Date of experience: August 2015
2  Thank Dorota F
Reviewed 24 January 2015

This and the church are hidden gems. As most people, will spend all there time at Ferns Castle. After looking at Ferns we had a walk through town and stumbled on these two very worth while attractions. We walked around the site, read the information...More

Date of experience: January 2015
3  Thank JnVSydney
Reviewed 2 December 2014

I had read about the Holy Well online at the Ferns Village website: http://www.fernsvillage.ie/ferns-heritage-page53906.html It is located on the N11 heading south just before you get into the village of Ferns. It is diagonally across from St. Edan's church. The well used to be located...More

Date of experience: February 2014
8  Thank vmalott
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