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Goatchurch Cavern

West Twin Brook valley, Burrington Combe.

NGR:ST 4758 5822
WGS84:51.32066, -2.75361
Length:750 m
Depth:55 m
Altitude:162 m
Classes:cave
Registry:mcr-cn

Large entrance to descending passage and Giant Steps leading towards second entrance - Tradesman's or Backdoor. From here series of chambers reached leading down to 12m long tight Drainpipe and terminal chambers.

Alternate Names: Burrington Combe Cavern, Burrington Cavern, Goat's Hole, Goechurch Cave

Hydrographic Resurgences: Rickford Rising

Surveys:
Goatchurch Cave, Cooper, N
Goatchurch Cave, Cooper, Dr. N.
Goatchurch cave, UBSS, **
[no title], Bowen, G.B. and Weaver, C.P., ng
Goatchurch Cavern, on Mendip. **, 1938
Goatchurch Cave, Bennett, C.M.G., 1946
Goatchurch Cavern, Burrington, Mendip, MCG, 1959
Goatchurch Cave, Bennett, C.M.G., 1946
Goatchurch Cavern, Burrington, Mendip, MCG, 1959
Goatchurch Cavern., Rennie, M., 1959
Goatchurch Cavern
Goatchurch Cavern ,,, (Entrance Series), [Rennie, M.], 1988
Axbridge C.G. Goatchurch Dig - 1986, Anon, 1988

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