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Skeleton Rift

Sandford Hill, Sandford.

NGR:ST 42933 58957
WGS84:51.32684, -2.82041
Length:50 m
Depth:35 m
Altitude:125 m
Tags:Mine, Shaft
Registry:westmendip

Also known as Skeleton Shaft or SSSS-32-P, when explored by SSSS in 1949 it consisted of a 35m deep narrow, steeply sloping shaft leading to a short section of natural passage. Later records showed it to be blocked at a depth of 3m and it now appears to have disappeared altogether.

Alternate Names: Skeleton Shaft, SSSS-32-P

Notes: Ref: SSSS Logbook 5 pp 21-25 (1949-1952)

Surveys:
Skeleton Rift, Askins, M.R., 1950
Skeleton Rift, Askins, M.R., 1950

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