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Archaeology Notes

Event ID 722693

Category Descriptive Accounts

Type Archaeology Notes


NT82NW 8 82111 28650

(NT 8211 2865) Virtue Well (NAT).

OS 6"map, Roxburghshire, (1923).

Virtue Well, Yetholm. This old balm-well is situated near the road-junction 300 yds. N of Town Yetholm. It has been faced with modern masonry.

RCAHMS 1956, visited 22 October 1937.

This well is now amost completely dried up. The modern facing bears a weathered inscription on which the following can be discerned: 'The Virtue Well.' AW FW 1867.

Visited by OS(RD) 21 November 1967.

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