image for Well Dressing item typeDronfield Woodhouse Well Dressing at Dronfield Woodhouse

Well Dressing, Fri 14 - Fri 21 Jul 2017, free entry

Dronfield Woodhouse Well Dressing 2010

Dronfield Woodhouse Well Dressing 2010

Contact

Janet Eastwood

0114 289 9030

Address

Carr Lane,
Dronfield Woodhouse,
Derbyshire,
S18 8XF

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date event
Fri 14 - Fri 21 Jul Dronfield Woodhouse Well Dressing

Details

This ancient custom is all but unique to Derbyshire. It’s the art of decorating wells and springs with pictures made using only natural materials. This will be the 27th year that Dronfield Woodhouse has dressed a well.

Well Location
Town Well, Carr Lane (S18 3XF)
Well is on a grassed area which may be difficult to access in a wheelchair

Blessing Service
Friday 14 July 2017
6.30pm at Town Well, Carr Lane (S18 8XF)

Public toilets

Children welcome

Event details

Dates Times
Fri 14 - Fri 21 Jul 2017 09:00 to 19:00

Prices

Free entry

Donations gratefully accepted.

Location

Directions

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Map reference: SK 384711  Lat: 53.23554 Long: -1.42613

From North/South
Leave M1 motorway at junction 29 and take A617 to Chesterfield (approx 4 miles). At traffic light controlled roundabout select right lane and take 4th exit (A61 signposted Sheffield). At traffic light controlled roundabout (Tesco) select middle lane and take 2nd exit (A61). At next roundabout (Little Chef) select middle lane and take 3rd exit (A61). Follow A61 to next roundabout (approx 4 miles) select right hand lane and take 3rd exit (signposted Dronfield). At bottom of hill (approx 1 mile) turn right (Wreakes Lane), go under bypass and follow Stubley Lane into Carr Lane.

From East
Follow A617 to junction with M1 motorway, then follow route from North/South.

From West
Follow A619 into Chesterfield. At traffic light controlled roundabout (Lidl on left) select middle lane and take 3rd exit. Keep in left lane and, at traffic lights go straight on. Stay in left lane but, at roundabout select middle lane and take 2nd exit (A632). Turn immediately left into slip road to A61 (signposted Sheffield). At traffic light controlled roundabout (Tesco) select middle lane and take 2nd exit (A61). At next roundabout (Little Chef) select middle lane and take 3rd exit (A61). Follow A61 to next roundabout (approx 4 miles) select right hand lane and take 3rd exit towards Dronfield. At bottom of hill (approx 1 mile) turn right (Wreakes Lane), go under bypass and follow Stubley Lane into Carr Lane.

Parking: free

Accessible by Public Transport: 5 miles from Chesterfield station

Facilities

  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
 
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