The Wand-transforming Well

From The Wonders of Ireland by P. W. Joyce, 1911

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The well of Mailgoban in Leinster, situated near the bank of the river Liffey, was quite as remarkable as any of those we have mentioned. It was called Dech-flescach, or the "wand-transformer"; for if a rod of hazel were put into it, it was changed at once into a rod of ash; and on the other hand a rod of ash immersed in it for a few moments came out a rod of hazel. But no one now knows where this marvellous well is.

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