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Cow Hole

Nordrach, Ubley.

NGR:ST 5196 5676
WGS84:51.30792, -2.69057
Length:152 m
Depth:76 m
Altitude:250 m
Tags:Cave
Registry:mcr-cn

Concrete pipe entrance leads through to an 18m rift chamber shaft, with a further steep descent through ruckle and short pitches to a tiny stream gallery.

Alternate Names: Black Cow Hole, Golgotha Hole

Notes: Dug open in 1935 by MNRC and WCC. Entrance collapsed in 1939, and was re-opened in 1963 after many earlier failures. Depression was filled with illegal tipped material in 1990 but was re-excavated soon after by mechanical digger and pipes installed..

Surveys:
Cow Hole, Mendip. From rough survey by Wyndham Harris., Harris, Wyndham, 1936
Cow Hole, Mendip, Harris, Wyndham, 1936
Cow Hole, Mendip, Somerset, Harris, Wyndham, 1938

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