This ancient custom is only found in Derbyshire and is the art of decorating springs and wells with pictures made from natural materials. At Millthorpe, there is one well dressing on show and the well has been dressed since 1979.
Outside Royal Oak Pub at junction of Millthorpe Lane and Cordwell Lane (B6051)
Friday 12 July 2013, 7.30pm outside the Royal Oak, Millthorpe Lane.
Nearest Visitor Information Centre
Chesterfield (Tel: 01246 345777/8
Donations gratefully received.
Cordwell Lane, Millthorpe, Holmesfield, Dronfield, S18 7WH
Map reference: SK 314764 Lat: 53.28364 Long: -1.53048
Accessible by Public Transport : 5 miles (8.0 kms) from Chesterfield station