Ludgvan, Cornwall, England

Ludgvan Parish Church

The Well of Colurion

The Well of Colurion was said to cure sore eyes, and anyone baptised there could never be “hanged with a hempen rope”.


For further information, please read Haunted Britain by Antony D. Hippisley Coxe.


Visitor Information

Ludgvan (Cornish: Lujuan) is a civil parish and village in Cornwall, England.

The village is 2.5 miles northeast of Penzance.

Pictured left is a view of Ludgvan Parish Church courtesy of Rude Health. Licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0 via Wikimedia Commons.