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HOLYWELL ST WINEFRIDES FEAST DAY WALES

Annual Gypsies gathering on the Feast day of  St Winefrides Shrine Holywell Flintshire Wales. Taking a cure in the holy water. 22 June  1990s. St Winifred or Saint Winefride was a 7th-century Welsh Christian  woman, around whom many historical legends have formed. A healing spring at the traditional site of her death is now a shrine and pilgrimage site called St Winefrifdes Well,  known as the Lourdes of Wales.
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St Winefrides Saint Winifred Shrine Holywell Wales
Annual Gypsies gathering on the Feast day of St Winefrides Shrine Holywell Flintshire Wales. Taking a cure in the holy water. 22 June 1990s. St Winifred or Saint Winefride was a 7th-century Welsh Christian woman, around whom many historical legends have formed. A healing spring at the traditional site of her death is now a shrine and pilgrimage site called St Winefrifdes Well, known as the Lourdes of Wales.

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Date: 26 Mar 2015
Location: Holywell Flintshire UK Wales
Credit: Homer Sykes
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