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Holywell Town Information

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Holywell Perran Beach - Photo © Tony Atkin
Holywell Perran Beach - Photo: Tony Atkin CCL

  This sleepy village shelters beneath Penhale Point and boasts no less than two ‘holy’ wells – hence its name.

One of these springs is contained in a small shrine while the second, about a mile away, is within a cave accessible only at low tide.