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Clay Pit

Fairy Cave Quarry, Stoke St.Michael.

NGR:ST 65826 47663
WGS84:51.22713, -2.49078
Length:0 m
Depth:0 m
Altitude:0 m
Tags:Cave, Archaeo
Registry:mcr-en

A clay filled shaft intercepted by quarrying in 1974. Apparently related to a depression in the field above, the shaft measured 15m in diameter and descended at least 20m from the surface. 13m below the surface, a bone deposit was encountered, which contained deer of Pleistocene Age. The shaft was quickly destroyed

Alternate Names: None recorded.

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This entry was last updated: 2014-05-30 20:12:10

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