St Thomas's Well is an ancient well some hundreds of yards to the east of St Anne's Well. (1)
St Thomas's Well is a natural spring at SK 2993 2713. The water from this spring is said to have a high magnesium content, and the villagers of Repton with eye troubles used to collect this water to bathe their eyes. (2)
Article in serial: Fraser, W.. 1943. 'Some Current Field-Names in the Parish of Repton, Derbyshire', Derbyshire Archaological Journal. Volume 64. p45.
Personal Observation: F1 JB 24-JUN-66.
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Centred SK 2993 2713 (8m by 8m) (Centre)
REPTON, SOUTH DERBYSHIRE, DERBYSHIRE
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