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Jun 25, 2023

TS Eliot's 'White Well' located

The location of the 'White Well' which TS Eliot mentions in his poem Usk was a mystery until 20 years ago, when Prof Philip Edwards pinpointed Ffynnon Gybi, an ancient holy well in Llangybi, Monmouthshire. Now you can ...

use your smartphone to scan HistoryPoints QR codes near the well to discover the TS Eliot connection and the legend of St Cybi's defence when the local king tried to stop him and fellow monks from camping in the nearby meadow. You can also read the stories by clicking here