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Well Dressing, Mon 11 - Wed 13 Jul 2016, free entry

Pilsley Well Dressing

Pilsley Well Dressing


Ray Bradshaw

01246 582421


Nr Chatsworth,
DE45 1UL

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Mon 11 - Wed 13 Jul Pilsley Well Dressing


This ancient custom is only found in Derbyshire and is the art of decorating wells using only natural materials. At Pilsley (near Bakewell), 4 wells are dressed.

Pilsley Village Fair is at 2pm on Saturday July 16th

Well Locations
Village Green (Main Well)
Pilsley School
Duck Row, in front of telephone box (Windmill Well)
Pilsley Lane

Blessing Service
Thursday 14th July 2016, 7.00 pm on Village Green

Nearest Tourist Information Centre
Bakewell (Tel: 01628 813227)

On-site catering

Children welcomeDisabled access

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Dates Times
Mon 11 - Wed 13 Jul 2016


Free entry

Donations gratefully accepted



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Map reference: SK 239710  Lat: 53.23549 Long: -1.64337

Pilsley is a compact village, situated on the Chatsworth Estate


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