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Timber Hole

Velvet Bottom, Charterhouse-on-Mendip.

NGR:ST 48836 54834
WGS84:51.29033, -2.73510
Length:8 m
Depth:8 m
Altitude:195 m
Tags:Dig, CROW
Registry:mcr-cs

Vertical rock shaft dug by various clubs between 1942 and 1973 and more lately by CSS.

Alternate Names: Rain Gauge Swallet

Notes: Digging not permitted without authority from CCC Ltd.

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