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Well Dressing, Sun 10 - Fri 15 Jul 2016, free entry

Gee Cross Well Dressing

Gee Cross Well Dressing

Address

Municipal Buildings,
Glossop,
Derbyshire,
SK14

Events at this Venue

date event
Sun 10 - Fri 15 Jul Gee Cross Well Dressing

Details

This ancient custom is usually only found in or around Derbyshire. Although Gee Cross is in Cheshire, the village has been dressing wells since 2000. The first event was held to bring the community together and now the whole village looks forward to the dressing of 6 wells.

Well Locations
Booth’s Well, next to the Grapes Hotel
Arnold Well, middle of Joel Lane
Slateacre Well, Joel Lane (30 yards from Arnold Well)
Opposite Stables Restaurant – Guides, Brownies
Car Park entrance to Sam Redfern Green, Stockport Road
Methodist Church

Blessing Service
Sunday 10th July 2016, around 2.00pm (after the parade) in Hyde Chapel, Knott Lane

Nearest Tourist Information Centre
Buxton (Tel: 01298 25106)

Children welcomeDisabled access

Event details

Dates Times
Sun 10 - Fri 15 Jul 2016

Prices

Free entry

Donations gratefully accepted.

Location

Directions

See location of Gee Cross on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: SJ 945953  Lat: 53.45441 Long: -2.08428

The A540 from Stockport to Mottram-in-Longdendale passes straight through Gee Cross Village.

Facilities

  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
 
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