Figgy Dowdy's Well, Carnmarth, Redruth, c1910
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Figgy Dowdy's Well on Carn Marth near Redruth. This is also known as Margery Daw's Well and local girls baptised their dolls here on Good Friday. A local rhyme is 'Figgy Dowdy had a well on the top of Carn Marth hill and she locked it night and day lest people should carry the water away'.
Citation“Figgy Dowdy's Well, Carnmarth, Redruth, c1910,” cornishmemory.com, accessed December 9, 2021, http://cornishmemory.com/item/BRA_8_038.
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