Ilse Made Kilde

Holy spring in Bronze Age well


The Ilse Made Spring on the west side of the island of Samsø is a holy spring from the Middle Ages. By tradition it was visited on Walpurgis Eve (the night from 30 April to 1 May). The spring produces fresh water from the hollow trunk of an oak tree. The trunk has…

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Female corpse and crucifix

Legend has it that a freshwater spring arose where a woman washed up on the shore. Nobody knew…

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