Quaerentes in Extremis
Holy Wells and Springs
Rutherford’s Well, Holy Well, Anworth near Gatehouse Fleet. The well is housed in a low domed building made of stone. The water runs from it into a stone trough and then onto the earth. Access is via a footpath down the side of the Anworth church.
Chapel Finian Well, Holy Well, Mochram. Found in a stone lined pit, beside a chapel erected by pilgrims from Ireland to the nearby home of St Ninnian.
Glebe Well , Kirkbean
Holy Well (Parton), Parton
St Queran’s Well, Troqueer, stone edged circle in a field near a tree.
Wells of the Rees, Kirkcowan