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St Hilda's Well, in Churchyard to North of Church of St Hilda

A Grade II Listed Building in Hinderwell, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.5426 / 54°32'33"N

Longitude: -0.7785 / 0°46'42"W

OS Eastings: 479119

OS Northings: 517052

OS Grid: NZ791170

Mapcode National: GBR RH0X.7D

Mapcode Global: WHF8K.02KY

Entry Name: St Hilda's Well, in Churchyard to North of Church of St Hilda

Listing Date: 6 October 1969

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1148918

English Heritage Legacy ID: 327202

Location: Hinderwell, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, TS13

County: North Yorkshire

District: Scarborough

Civil Parish: Hinderwell

Built-Up Area: Hinderwell

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Hinderwell with Roxby and Staithes

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text

(east side)

6.10.69 St Hilda's Well, in church-
yard to north of Church
of St Hilda

- II

Probably mediaeval. Inscription : restored by Hilda (illegible) of Grimple Hall,
1912. Coursed, rusticated stone walls support flat slab roof above spring. Legend
says that in the C7 St Hilda, Abbess of Whitby, prayed for water here and the spring
has flowed ever since.

Listing NGR: NZ7911917052

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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