image for Well Dressing item typeGee Cross Well Dressing at Gee Cross

    Well Dressing, Sun 13 - Sat 19 Jul 2014, free entry

    Gee Cross Well Dressing

    Gee Cross Well Dressing

    Gee Cross Well Dressing

    Gee Cross Well Dressing

     
     

    Contact

    Mrs M Eddowes

    0161 368 1802

    Address

    Municipal Buildings,
    Glossop,
    Derbyshire,
    SK14

    Events at this Venue

    date event
    Wed 9 - Fri 11 Jul Gee Cross Well Dressing under Construction
    Sun 13 - Sat 19 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 13 July 2014, 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 13 - Sat 19 Jul 2014

    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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