SK1182 : Giant's Hole

near to Barber Booth, Derbyshire, Great Britain

Giant's Hole
Giant's Hole
From "Caves and Karst of the Peak District" (BCRA Cave Studies Series No. 3): "the most extensive of the Perryfoot swallet caves with over 4000m of passage. The first 300m is easy walking in the streamway and impressive stalactite-decorated avens can be seen above." I entered the cave for 50m or so before my head torch started fading and I retreated to daylight. A "trespass fee" of 2 is payable at a booth near Peakshill Farm to visit the cave, which lies on private land. See LinkExternal link for more information.
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Saturday, 17 June, 2006   (more nearby)
Sunday, 18 June, 2006
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OSGB36: geotagged! SK 119 826 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:20.4102N 1:49.3644W
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