All about Well Dressing in the Derbyshire tradition
FORMER WELL DRESSING LOCATION - LAST DRESSED IN 2016
1. Peace Well in a field alongside Hollow Lane, a footpath leading west from the centre of the village
2. Middle Well on Hollow Lane, past the location of the Peace Well
3. Children’s Well at the Horsetrough on Hall Lane, a short distance from its junction with the B5032 opposite the Rose & Crown pub
4. Children’s Well (until 2012)
5. Trough Well
Show Past Well Dressings
How to get there
Middle Mayfield is located just off the B5032 Cheadle road about 1.5km SW of the A52 Ashbourne to Leek road at Hanging Bridge.
CAR: use DE6 2JW for satnav
Middle Mayfield is about 1km west of Mayfield village. Look out for signs to the Well Dressings on the north side of the road. Car parking is usually provided in the village, but may be dependent on weather.
BUS:Mondays to Saturdays: hourly from Derby, Ashbourne and Uttoxeter. Sundays: at Hanging Bridge (about 1.5km): 3 services per day from Derby, Ashbourne and Leek.