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Axbridge Hill Ochre Pits

Axbridge.

NGR:ST 42875 54939
WGS84:51.29070, -2.82060
Length:14 m
Depth:3 m
Altitude:111 m
Tags:Mine
Registry:mcr-cs

A series of five pits dug by the ochre miners. The largest is 4m long and 3m deep. The best remaining ochre deposits seen on Mendip.

Alternate Names: None recorded.

Notes: Located by the ACG in the 1950's but not documented.

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This entry was last updated: 2016-12-28 20:30:33

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