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Ellis' Wonder

Sandford Hill, Sandford.

NGR:ST 43155 59220
WGS84:51.32922, -2.81726
Length:13 m
Depth:13 m
Altitude:105 m
Tags:Mine, Shaft

Marked on the Sidcot School Sandford Hill Speleological Survey of 1959 as SSSS-43-M and once 13m deep, this shaft is now just 7m deep (2014). It is believed to be blocked by a large boulder that was once jammed across the middle of the shaft a short distance below the entrance.

Alternate Names: SSSS-43-M

Notes: Ref: SSSS, Sandford Survey Notes (1959-63).

Ellis Wonder and Gran's Discovery, Jenkins, D., 1959

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