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St Attracta (5c) was an important early female saint who reputedly was consecrated a virgin at the hands of St Patrick. She founded a hospice for travellers here and this was still a going concern in 1692. Only a holy well now remains by the roadside.

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See also:

St Attracta's Well (1) St Attracta's Well (2)