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Axbridge Ochre Cavern

Fry's Hill, Axbridge.

NGR:ST 4312 5510
WGS84:51.29218, -2.81711
Length:133 m
Depth:33 m
Altitude:132 m
Tags:Cave, Mine
Registry:mcr-cs

Large mined entrance. A combination of ochre mine and natural cave with a considerable number of undamaged formations. A 5m sheer climb leads to a short section of cave passages.

Alternate Names: Axbridge Ochre Pit, Callow Ochre Cave, Callow Ochre Pit Cave, Axbridge Ochre Hole, Callow Ochre Mine, Callow Ochre Cavern, Axbridge Ochre Mine

Surveys:
Ochre Cave, Axbridge, 1947
Callow Ochre Pit Cave, Stanton, W.I., 1945
Axbridge Ochre Cave, UBSS, 1946
Axbridge Ochre Cave, 1946
Revised edition - Callow Ochre Pit Caves, Stanton, W.I., 1946
Axbridge Ochre Cave, Jenkins, D., 1958

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This entry was last updated: 2010-08-01 10:49:57

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