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Bleadon Cavern

Bleadon Hill, Bleadon.

NGR:ST 36073 58139
WGS84:51.31875, -2.91870
Length:308 m
Depth:44 m
Altitude:113 m
Tags:Cave
Registry:westmendip

Gated entrance at the bottom of a 4m deep pit leads to 7m shaft which descends into a chamber. Other passages lead from this chamber.

Alternate Names: Maytree Cavern, Hutton Cavern II, Bleadon Cave, Hutton Cave

Notes: Cave was discovered during mining operations in the early 19th century then lost. Was reopened in 1970 and offers much geological and archaeological interest. Hutton Cavern II IS NOT Hutton Cavern - 2.

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This entry was last updated: 2017-12-29 18:25:16

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